Mike Boyert

Boyert takes role with Farm Bureau policy development committee

Mike Boyert of Seville is serving on the 2019 Ohio Farm Bureau Federation Policy Development Committee. The committee collects and organizes public policy recommendations from county Farm Bureaus and presents the final policy suggestions to be voted on by Ohio Farm Bureau’s delegates during the state annual meeting in December.  

In its initial session, the committee heard from government leaders, subject matter experts and Farm Bureau staff on topics such as climate change, mental health, water quality initiatives, farm leases, trade, risk management, foreign ownership in U.S. agriculture, education, school funding and rural broadband.  

The policy committee consists of 10 members from Ohio Farm Bureau’s board of trustees and 10 representatives of county Farm Bureaus.

Boyert serves on the board of trustees representing farmers from 20 counties in northeast Ohio.

 

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Editors: A high-resolution photo of Mr. Boyert is available to accompany this release.