Larry and Janice Rudy Honoured

Larry and Janice Rudy Honoured
Posted on 12/07/2017

Larry and Janice Rudy were honoured November 10 at the BMO Farm Family Awards in Edmonton. They were accompanied by Reeve Alvin Hubert representing Saddle Hills County. The Rudy's were nominated by the County for their deep roots in the County and their long-standing contributions to the agricultural community and the community at large.

The Rudy's were
recognized as one of 11 family-run farming operations throughout Alberta for their outstanding contributions to agriculture and their community.  

Speaking to the County on Thursday, Larry Rudy said, " We were very excited and thankful to the County to be nominated for this award. We were honoured to receive it."

Tim Reid, President and CEO, Northlands said, Northlands is proud to recognize these farm families who are working hard to make a difference in their community and the agriculture industry,” 

“Northlands congratulates all 11 winning farming operations and thanks them for their continued dedication to the agriculture industry in Alberta.”

BMO has a long standing commitment to the agriculture industry, and for many years, the BMO Farm Family Awards have recognized the leading business and environmental practices of Alberta’s farmers and ranchers,” said Vanessa Laroque, Regional Vice President, Business Banking, Alberta North Community. “We’re proud to honour the leadership of these families in the agriculture sector and their unmatched support of the Alberta economy.”

Larry & Janice Rudy

(Left to right) Reeve Alvin Hubert, Larry and Janice Rudy accepting their Farm Family Award at the Farm Family Awards banquet in Edmonton, November 10, 2017.

About the BMO Farm Family Awards

For 49 years, farm families from northern and central Alberta communities have been recognized as the recipients of the BMO Farm Family Award. The Northern and Central Agricultural Service Boards select outstanding families who best represent values of the family farm within their rural community. The award honours both their farming business practices and community involvement. Winners receive a commemorative gate sign and are honoured at the BMO Farm Family Awards Gala.

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