Farm Equipment Editor/Publisher Mike Lessiter was recently recognized by the Association of Business Press Editors (ASBPE) for staff-written columns.

He was awarded a  Silver Azbee Award (Central-Southeast Region) in the annual recognition program. The two award-winning columns that appeared in Farm Equipment were:

“Ethics: You Still Out There?”

“Vision is the Game-Changer for Tomorrow’s Dealer

Lessiter Publications' Ag Division also earned Gold and Bronze Awards in the National newsletter program, for No-Till Farmer and Ag Equipment Intelligence, respectively.

About the Azbee Awards: ASBPE’s Azbee Awards of Excellence program is one of the most competitive there is for business-to-business, trade, association and professional publications. The awards recognize outstanding work by magazines, newsletters, and digital media — Web sites, e-newsletters, digital magazines, and blogs. The competition is open to all U.S.-based publications.