The officers and trustees of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation, the state’s largest general farm organization, were elected December 7th during the organization’s 100th annual meeting.
Wyatt Bates of Wheelersburg was been re-elected trustee. He will continue to serve as District 21 trustee, representing the interests of Farm Bureau members from Jackson, Pike, Scioto and Vinton counties.
Bates is a 15-year member of Scioto County Farm Bureau, having served as its president, treasurer and policy development chairman, as well as being involved in membership and many other activities.
He is a real estate agent, and he and his wife, Patricia, are beekeepers and enjoy their 20 acres.