Q: How has agriculture shaped your life? Agriculture has shaped my life in many ways. I left the farm more than 20 years ago to pursue a career in diesel mechanics. This got me into the heavy equipment industry, eventually leading to a sales career. I enjoyed it, however, my heart was still back on the farm. My wife, Traci, and I decided that we wanted to raise our kids in a family farming environment.
Q: What is your role in agriculture today?