Craig Adams was re-elected to the board of directors for United Producers Inc. effective June 21.
As a director, he will represent the members of District 15, southeast Ohio, for a three-year term on the board of directors. Elected during UPI’s district delegate meeting, he will help govern one of the largest livestock marketing cooperatives in the United States.
“We are pleased that Craig is continuing his role as a director with UPI,” said Mike Bumgarner, president and CEO of United Producers Inc. “As a co-op, our organization is focused on serving our farmer-members – and having representation from dedicated farmers who are passionate about their work is critical to ensuring the future success of our organization.”
Adams also serves on the UPI board’s executive committee and the Producers Credit Corporation board of directors and served as board chairman for 13 years. He also was recently elected to the Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company Board of Directors.
Adams raises cattle and food grade corn, soybeans, wheat and hay. He and his wife, Kim, reside in Leesburg.
United Producers Inc. is one of the largest farmer-owned livestock marketing cooperatives in the United States. In addition to livestock marketing, United Producers provides credit and risk management solutions and serves more than 30,000 livestock producers in the Midwest United States. United Producers was formed in 1934 and is headquartered in Columbus. For more information about becoming a UPI member, visit www.uproducers.com.
Submitted by Hayley Beck, United Producers.