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April 28, 2012
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Nominees for centennial ranches sought

The Ag Council of Nevada is looking for farms and ranches that have been in the same family for 100 years or more. Applications for the Nevada's Centennial Ranch and Farm Awards Program are due by June 30.

Two Fallon families were inducted into the program in 2011, bringing the number of families to forty-three, according to Liz Warner, Centennial Awards Program coordinator. Lifelong Fallon residents Rob­ert Getto, Sr. and Virgil Getto - cousins whose respective fathers, John and Andrew, purchased the land where their farms have operated since 1911 - were honored during a ceremony held at the Churchill …

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