Gary Lien (middle) of Calmar was awarded the Iowa Farm Environmental Leadership Award at the Iowa State Fair last week. The award is sponsored by the Iowa Governor’s office, the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR). Pictured, from left: Iowa DNR Director Chuck Gipp, Patty Lien, Gary Lien, Governor Terry Branstad and Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey. (Submitted photo)