David Merrell of St. Edward has been re-elected as chairman of the Nebraska Corn Board for 2016-17.
The Corn Board met Nov. 22 at the Cornhusker Hotel in Lincoln, and election of officers was part of their meeting agenda.
Merrell has been District 7 director on the board since 2006.The 2016-17 term will be his second year as chairman.
Merrell is a graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with a bachelor’s degree in Mechanized Agriculture (Biological Systems Management). He and his wife, Cyndee, have three children and have been farming for over 20 years around St. Edward in Boone County.
Merrell said it’s an honor to continue to serve as the chairman of the Nebraska Corn Board.
Details in the Nov. 30 Albion News Print & E-Editions.