By Heather Chapman: High Plains Journal announces finalists for 2017 Agriculture Cares award for rural people who make a difference

In rural America, we think there’s just something a little extra neighborly about our neighbors. People who “go above and beyond to improve their community, their country and their world. People who see a need in their community and find a way to meet it,” Shauna Rumbaugh writes for High Plains Journal. “People who willingly serve their neighbors and inspire others to make a difference, no matter how small or wherever they may live.” That’s a perfect description for the six reader-nominated finalists for the Journal’s Agriculture Cares award for 2017. Read more about them:

By Heather Chapman: High Plains Journal announces finalists for 2017 Agriculture Cares award for rural people who make a difference