Farmers step up to new offfices
Missouri Corn Merchandising Council and the Missouri Corn Growers Association kick off a new fiscal year with new leadership and a new board member.
The election of the 2011-12 MCMC officer team took place during an August board meeting held in Branson, Mo. The following MCMC leaders assumed their roles Oct. 1:
Mound City, Mo.
Also elected in August, the 2011-12 MCGA officers are:
New MCMC board member Jay Schutte of Benton City, Mo., was recently elected by growers in District 3 and assumed his new role Oct. 1. Schutte will be nominated to the MCGA board at the organization’s annual meeting in February. Schutte replaces retiring board member Kenny McNamar of Gorin, Mo. McNamar served the maximum nine years on the board and held multiple leadership roles including MCMC chairman and MCGA president.
Join or renew your Missouri Corn Growers Association membership by the end November for a chance to win precision farming package from MFA and Ag Leader. The package includes an Ag Leader EDGE display, OnTrac2 assisted steering system, GPS 1500 antenna/receiver and L160 lightbar. Find details at http://dev.demos4u.com/mocorn/membership/.