Published: June 16, 2021


THE LAWRENCE COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND THE U-T, T-S-U EXTENSION OFFICE, ALONG WITH SEVERAL LOCAL AGRICULTURE BUSINESSES AND AGENCIES, SPONSORED A SALUTE TO AGRICULTURE WEEK RECENTLY AND AS A PART OF THE SPECIAL WEEK TWO FARMS WERE RECOGNIZED AND HONORED WITH THE CENTURY FARM AWARD. THE ROY PERRY FARM RECEIVED THE 2020 HONOR AND THE ROSCOE HILL FARM RECEIVED THE 2021 DISTINCTION. EACH YEAR A FARM IS AS A CENTURY FARM AND TO QUALIFY FOR CONSIDERATION, FARMS MUST STILL BE IN THE FAMILY AND HAVE BEEN IN CONTINUOUS OPERATION FOR AT LEAST 100 YEARS.