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Bill Myers of Oregon was elected District 2 trustee for the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation. His election took place during the organization’s 103rd annual meeting. He will represent the interests of Farm Bureau members from Lucas, Ottawa, Sandusky and Wood counties.
Myers is a 24-year member of Lucas County Farm Bureau and has served as president, annual meeting delegate and public policy chairman. He also participated in AgriPOWER Class I.
Myers and his wife, Saletta, have two children. He farms with his brother, Bob, and his son and daughter. The farm produces corn, soybeans, wheat and hay.
He is president of the Lake Erie Waterkeeper Association and a member of CedarCreek Church in Perrysburg. He is a 1979 graduate of Clay High School in Oregon.
Myers joins 25 other farmers on the Farm Bureau board who govern the state’s largest farm and food organization.
Ohio Farm Bureau’s mission is working together for Ohio farmers to advance agriculture and strengthen our communities. Learn more at ohiofarmbureau.org.
This is a news release for use by journalists. Questions should be directed to Ty Higgins, 614-246-8231 or [email protected].
Editors: A high-resolution photo of Mr. Myers is available for download.
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