Missouri Corn Growers Hold Annual Business Meeting Tuesday

Corn farmers, industry representatives and guests from across the state gathered in Jefferson City, Mo., Tuesday for the Missouri Corn Growers Association (MCGA) annual business meeting and legislative day.   Members reviewed financials, heard from industry leaders and elected five board members that included Morris Heitman of Mound City to represent District 1 in northwest Missouri.  In addition, the following received award recognition:

Friend of Corn Growers Award

Director of Agriculture Chris Chinn

Sen. Dave Schatz

Rep. Mike Bernskoetter

Rep. Tracy McCreery

 

President’s Award

Morris Heitman, Mound City

Mike Geske, Matthews

 

Emerging Leader

Brian D. Martin, Centralia

Joshlin Yoder, Leonard

Outstanding Partner Award

Brian Schrock, AgDirect

Honorary Lifetime Award

Gary Porter, Mercer

 

Missouri Corn 2017 Top Recruiter

Morris Heitman, Mound City

 

Years of Service

Kevin Hurst, Tarkio

Missouri corn growers from across the state took time away from the farm Tuesday, Jan. 23 to meet with legislators during the Missouri Corn Growers Association annual business meeting and legislative day in Jefferson City.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

11 − one =