Mintos, Watson Farm honored at awards night
Eastern Rhode Island Conservation District held their annual awards night and dinner at Crowther’s Restaurant in Little Compton on Nov. 3. The 2010 conservation award was presented to Don and Heather Minto, managers of the Watson Farm in Jamestown. A report on the conservation practices on the farm was read and slides of the farm were shown. The Mintos were presented with a plaque.
The entertainment for the evening was a talk and slide show on “Grass Land Birds and Butterflies,” by Lauren Miller Donnelly.
The meal was made from all locally raised food. More than 70 people attended the event.