2009 Scholarship Recipient: Seth Sherry
Graduate, Oregon State University, Crop and Soil Science
“…real positive change regarding our natural resources and how we manage them can only really progress as far as the majority of the population wants it to go. Simple tasks such as power, fuel and water conservation have only just now taken hold on our population, after years and years of public campaigns, and we have a functioning infrastructure!”
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About the Author
In 2001, I uprooted my family and moved to Corvallis to pursue a Master’s in Soil Science at OSU. Food waste composting research married with scholarly escapades into soil physics, chemistry and biology prepared me to be a member of the Benton SWCD Team. My passion is to revive regard for soil.