Centennial Ag Supply Co. was featured in the local Greeley Tribune on July 28, 2013 as the regional Enviornmental Respect Award winner.
"Kersey-based Centennial Ag Supply Co. has won a regional Environmental Respect Award and is one of five finalists for the national award, according to a news release.
The award, sponsored by DuPont Crop Protection and CropLife magazine, is the agricultural industry’s highest recognition for environmental stewardship among U.S. agricultural retailers, the release stated. It honors those who serve farmers and ranchers with the crop inputs and agronomic information and services critical to effective and safe crop production.
Centennial Ag Supply Co. received the award based on its site design, in-plant storage and handling procedures, proper application and leadership in promoting safety and stewardship among customers and employees, according to the release.
The company was also selected for using safety checklists for product inventory and storage, continuous facility and plant improvements, employee training programs and community service, the release stated.
Centennial Ag Supply Co., along with the other regional winners, received a crystal sculpture at the award ceremony held in Washington D.C. If it is chosen as the national winner, it will also have the opportunity to visit an international winner’s location on an agricultural tour early next year."