MANKATO, MN – June 18, 2015- The Minnesota Soybean Growers Association board of directors held American Soybean Association (ASA) and officer elections during their board meeting Thursday.
Bill Gordon of Worthington, Minn. was reelected as the ASA Director.
The new MSGA officers include President Paul Freeman of Starbuck, Minn.; Vice President Theresia Gillie of Hallock, Minn.; Treasurer Mike Skaug of Beltrami, Minn.; and Secretary Dana Blume of Elbow Lake, Minn.
“I’m looking forward to a great year ahead,” Freeman said. “As I took part in today’s board meeting, it was clear the strength and experience that lies in our board. It is an honor for me to be able to work with the great county network that we already have.”
Minnesota Soybean Growers Association
MSGA is a non-profit, farmer-controlled membership organization established in 1962. Its goal is to assure profitable soybean farming by influencing favorable ag legislation, monitoring government policies and supporting research and market development activities.
American Soybean Association
ASA represents all U.S. soybean farmers on domestic and international issues of importance to the soybean industry. ASA’s advocacy efforts are made possible through the voluntary membership in ASA by over 21,000 farmers in 31 states where soybeans are grown.