Sam Grubbs Farmer of Year

Samuel L. Grubbs and his wife, Ashley Grubbs.

Each year, the Barnwell Soil & Water Conservation District awards a farmer or landowner for outstanding conservation efforts.

On February 28, 2023, the District hosted a luncheon at the Edisto Research & Education Center in Blackville. Secretary/Treasurer Rebecca Davis presented a plaque to Samuel L. Grubbs, the 2022 Conservation Farmer of the Year, for his dedication to farming and natural resource conservation.