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Mark Quee Wins Spencer Award for Sustainable Agriculture

Iowa State University announced that farmer and educator Mark Quee has been selected as the 2022 recipient of the annual Spencer Award. This award, honoring Iowa farmers Norman and Margaretha Spencer, is in recognition of Quee’s contributions to the advancement of practices that will make agriculture more sustainable. Quee manages a small, certified organic farm that helps feed the Scattergood Friends School community and visitors year-round. Quee is also known for his on-farm research through involvement with the nonprofit Practical Farmers of Iowa.