MACPA HONORS INDUSTRY LEADERS.The Mid America America [for Amerigo Vespucci], the lands of the Western Hemisphere—North America, Central (or Middle) America, and South America. The world map published in 1507 by Martin Waldseemüller is the first known cartographic use of the name. Crop Protection Association, St. Louis Louis, titular duke of Burgundy
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b. Robert Van Diest, president of Van Diest Supply Co., and Charlotte Sine, executive vice president and editorial director of Meister Publishing Co., at its annual meeting in Lincolnshire, Ill.
Van Diest received the association's Industry Vision Award, which is presented to industry leaders who provide exemplary leadership on the issues affecting Midwestern agriculture.
Sine received the Ruth Whit Media Award for her lifelong editorial efforts in covering the crop protection industry, especially in the Midwest.
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MACPA Mid-Atlantic Community Papers Association president Terry Kippley (left) presents the association's Industry Vision Award To Bob Diest (center). Ron Utterback, industry communications chairman, assists.