We would like to take the time on Tuesdays to introduce you to our trustees! While our trustees are busy with their jobs and families, they still manage to find time to do great work for Farm Bureau and we appreciate all that they continue to do for their respective county! We value these members and their many hours contributed to making Farm Bureau great!
This week we would like to introduce you to Bernie Younkman.
Where did you grow up?
- Beaverdam, Ohio in Allen County.
How long have you been a Farm Bureau member?
- 8 years.
How long have you been a trustee?
- 5 years.
What is your agriculture background?
- I worked on a general livestock farm while in high school, then spent 25 years in the animal health and nutrition industry. I have been an Alpaca herdsman for 15 years.
What is your current job title?
- Farm Manager for Heatherbrook Farms
What activities have you participated in with Farm Bureau?
- Membership, Ag Education, Milk booth at the fair, etc.
What is one interesting fact about yourself?
- I officiate high school basketball, baseball and softball.