Clean water award

Bale of hay

January 22, 1987 — Mr. and Mrs. Thomas E. Lowry of Stanley have been awarded the Chesapeake Bay Clean Water Farm award.

The award, a recognition from Gov. Gerald Baliles, is given to farmers who have installed soil and water conservation measurers called Best Management Practices (BMPs).

The Lowrys own and manage a beef operation in the Jordan Hollow area.

~ From the public archives of the Page News and Courier

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