Jess Niederer named 2016 National Outstanding Young Farmer
March 4, 2016
It was with a great sense of honor that Jess accepted the award from the Outstanding Farmers of America. Candidates are nominated from all across the country, and a panel of judges selects winners based on progress in their agricultural career, soil and water conservation, and service to their community, state, and nation.
Press coverage of the award:
Hopewell Valley News: Jersey girl continues to blossom, wins national award
USA Today: A bright future for NJ Agriculture
Outstanding Farmers of America website
The Hunterdon County News: New Jersey Farmer Named National Outstanding Young Farmer