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: