The Pennsylvania Heartland Herb Society of Berks County, a Unit of the Herb Society of America, has awarded a $1500 scholarship to Hayden Phillips, a student at Delaware Valley University. She is a resident of Oley, PA, where she was always active in FFA. Hayden was just elected president of the alumni chapter at the school. She has worked at Oley Valley Feed Mill since 2017 and plans to graduate in May 2022 with a Bachelor of Science in Crop Science. She is a member of several agricultural organizations at Delaware Valley. After graduation, her goal is to own three feed stores and to do more custom soil sampling and fertilization programs, as well as expand the informational sessions offered in the plant science field.
The Society has awarded a total of 36 scholarships since 1992.