Robert J. Bosold of Eau Claire, Ed Brooks of Reedsburg, Larry R. Johnson of Fort Atkinson, and Steve A. Larson of Whitewater will receive Honorary Recognition awards Wednesday, Oct. 30 from the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The awards will be presented at an evening banquet in the Memorial Union on the UW-Madison campus. Also at the banquet, Norm Olson of Madison, professor emeritus of food science at the UW-Madison, will receive the CALS Distinguished Service Award.
Honorary Recognition, the highest honor bestowed by the College, recognizes people who have made outstanding contributions toward the development of agriculture, protection of natural resources, and improvement of rural living. Since 1909, the College has honored nearly 500 people with these awards. For information on attending the banquet, please call CALS Outreach Services, (608) 263-1672.