Lisbon resident awarded $2,500 scholarship to further organic agriculture education
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 7:02 am

Sierra Knight from Lisbon is one of four students nationwide to be awarded a $2,500 college scholarship to further her education in organic agriculture.

Knight won a 2014 Horizon Organic Producer Education (HOPE) program scholarship, which is awarded to deserving students who are children or grandchildren of Horizon Organic farmers, the company said.

Knight is a three-time recipient of the scholarship, according to Horizon Organic.