National Tree Farmer of the Year
Judy and Dwight Batts of Wilson County, N.C., were named 2014 National Outstanding Tree Farmers of the Year on July 18 at the American Tree Farm System’s National Tree Farmer Convention in Pittsburgh, Pa. They were selected as national winners from more than 82,000 certified Tree Farmers nationwide. Read More.
The American Tree Farm System (ATFS) has named Bob and Jean Cooper as its 2008 National Outstanding Tree Farmers of the Year. The Coopers received the award during the 15th Annual National Tree Farmer Convention in Portland, Oregon this past weekend. This annual award recognizes outstanding sustainable forest management on family owned forestland. The Coopers own Meadowbrook Farm in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Read More.