Ag awards to be presented
Last updated 1/4/2022 at 1:23pm
PASCO – The 2022 inductees to the Mid-Columbia Agriculture Hall of Fame will be honored at a dinner and installation gala at the Pasco Red Lion on Wednesday, Jan. 19.
The Pioneer, Agriculture Adviser, Stewardship and Visionary awards will be presented at the hotel following a 5 p.m. social hour and dinner featuring local produce and wine.
Zenaido “Sam” and Angelica Martinez will be presented with the Pioneer Award.
Sam Martinez was a member of a migrating farm family. In 1959, he married his wife and took a job in Mesa working for Ray Bailey.
He received a 25-cent raise for each child...