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Miller Receives Agribusiness Award
Columbia, SC (January 2012) - Russell Miller of Saluda was recently named recipient of the Outstanding Agribusiness Award for the Mid-State Region by the SC Young Farmer and Agribusiness Association at a state conference held in Columbia, SC.
Mr. Miller was presented a framed certificate and cash award by ArborOne Farm Credit who sponsors the recognition program in concert with the SC Young Farmer and Agribusiness organization.
Owner of NAPA Auto Parts in Johnston, Mr. Miller’s operation specializes in filters, hydraulics, and tractor parts. He is responsible for ordering, stocking, selling, and making deliveries. His wife Candice does all bookwork. Purchasing the business in 2008, Mr. Miller’s store employs two.
An FFA alumnus, Mr. Miller is also involved with Little League . He is an active member of Midland Volunteer Fire Department, St Williams Catholic Church, and the Saluda County Young Farmer and Agribusiness Chapter. He and his wife have two children, Texanna and Quinten.
Amanda Nichols, Agricultural Education instructor at Saluda High School, serves as the professional advisor to the local Young Farmer and Agribusiness group.