This picture, made in our backyard last fall, has been named the runner-up in The American Tree Farm Photography Contest 2013. The winner was from Michigan, it was a great picture. Go to the American Tree Farm Facebook page to see the winners. This was the email wordage.
Congratulations!!! Your photo, Steam in Forest, was selected as the Category 1 runner-up of the 2013 Tree Farm Photo Contest, Sponsored by STIHL, Inc.
Be on the look-out for your photo on our website, our Facebook page, and in future ATFS publications. Also, keep your eyes on your mailbox for a $250 STIHL product certificate, which should arrive in the next 4-6 weeks.
Thank you again for participating in this year’s photo contest, and congratulations!
Sara E. Anrrich
Operations Manager, American Tree Farm System
1111 Nineteenth Street NW, Suite 780
Washington, DC 20036
2008 Alabama Farm of Distinction
Receiving the Southern Region Award for "Tree Farm of the Year"
Receiving the Governor's "Forest Conservationist of the Year Award"
Speaking to the Chairman of the House Agriculture Committee, Colin Petterson of Minnesota
We have recieved several awards and recognitions for our management of DewberryLands. Our greatest award was the "2008 Farm of Distinction". Other awards include the " Treasure Forest Helene Mosley Award", 2006 "Alabama Tree Farm of the Year" and a Southern Regional Finalist, Governor's "Forest Conservationist of the Year", and Wild Turkey Woodland Recognition.
I was asked to testify before the Congressional Agriculture Committee and we have had several articles published in forest and agricultural magazines.http://www.alfafarmers.org/headlines/headline.phtml?id=6072 for more information.