January 22, 2014 | Volume 101 / Number 4

Del Strommen Trend Setter Award Goes To David Nelson

Additional coverage of the Glasgow Chamber of Commerce & Agriculture's annual New Trends in Ag seminar, the most successful yet, will appear in the Feb. 5 edition of The Courier in the Hi-Line Farm & Ranch Section.

It was a bittersweet presentation during lunch at the New Trends in Ag seminar last week. David Nelson was honored posthumously with the Del Strommen Trend Setter Award.

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From left to right: Luke Nelson, his wife Ashley Nelson, Lynnette Nelson, the Glasgow Chamber\'s Ryan Fast, and Loren Nelson pose during the award presentation honoring David Nelson posthumously at this year\'s New Trends in Ag seminar.

While Nelson had passed on in August, his family was there to accept the honor for him. Nelson's wife, Lynnette, was very emotional accepting the award for him. As the award was given, David was described as someone who could listen to friends and neighbors and helped out someone in need whenever he could.

"He made me a better person and he made the world a better place," Lynnette said.

David passed away Aug. 7 at the age...

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