Ag Secretary Appoints 35 People to Cattlemen's Beef Board

 

By Wyatt Bechtel, Drovers, Associate Editor

via AgWeb - January 10, 2019

 

Thirty-five people were appointed to the Cattlemen’s Beef Promotion and Research Board (CBB) by Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue on Dec. 28. Of the appointees 32 were primarily beef producers, while three beef importers were also appointed. The appointees will serve three-year terms on the board.

 

The producers appointed include:

 

    Mary Jo Rideout, Red Rock, Ariz.

    Hugh Sanburg, Eckert, Colo.

    Stephanie Dykshorn, Ireton, Iowa

    David C. Bruene, Kelley, Iowa

    Randall W. Debler, Alma, Kan.

    DJ Edwards, Hamilton, Kan.

    Amelia Kent, Slaughter, La.

    Ken Blight, Albion, Mich.    

    Penny Zimmerman, Foley, Minn.

    Larry Jefcoat, SoSo, Miss.

    David B. Hutsell, Hartville, Mo.

    Bree A. DeNaeyer, Seneca, Neb.

    David W. Hamilton, Thedford, Neb.

    Robert Crabb Jr., Siler City, N.C.

    Bill King, Moriarty, N.M.

    Angie Meyer, Okarche, Okla.

    Vaughn Thorstenson, S.D.

    Eric Sumption, Frederick, S.D.

    Kristina Oldfield McKee, Lebanon, Tenn.

    Ernie A. Morales, Devine, Texas

    Bilynn Johnson, Happy, Texas

    Charlie Price, Oakwood, Texas

    Don Smith, Sulphur Springs, Texas

    Wallace Schulthess, Woodruff, Utah

    Bob Mitchell, Wauzeka, Wis.

    Terry Quam, Lodi, Wis.

    Irvin J. Petsch, Wyo.

    Jack Parent, Swanton, Vt., Northeast Unit

    C.W. Senn Jr., York, S.C., Southeast Unit

    Rocky Pinheiro, Glenn, Calif., Southwest Unit

    Melvin Medeiros, Laton, Calif., Southwest Unit

    Ruby L. Uhart, Wells, Nev., Southwest Unit

 

The importers appointed include:

 

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