Michaela Fischer of Bowman County High School was recently presented the school’s highest agricultural honor, the DEKALB Agricultural Accomplishment Award, sponsored my Monsanto Company.
Fischer, the daughter of Marcus and Mary Fischer, received the award for excellence in academics, leadership and agricultural work experience. Fischer’s significant experiences and accomplishments have included her SAE and Chapter officer for three years, Leadership activities, Parliamentary Procedure, Food Science, Creed speaking, Prepared Public Speaking, Talent, and teaching Farm Safety.
Mary Fischer is Michaela’s Agricultural Education instructor and FFA Advisor at Bowman County High School.
This year the DEKALB Agricultural Accomplishment Award celebrates its 72nd anniversary. Over these 70 plus years more than 168,000 high school seniors from across the country have received the Award, which has become a symbol for excellence and the school’s highest agricultural honor.
As winner of the 2019 Award, Michaela Fischer’s name will be recorded on a permanent plaque displayed at Bowman County High School.
Monsanto, a long-time supporter of agricultural education, FFA and other farm youth organizations and initiatives, sponsors the DEKALB Agricultural Accomplishment Award. Monsanto is the leading global provider of technology-based solutions and agricultural products that improve farm productivity and food quality.