New directors named to NE Beef Council
Kearney, NE (August 10, 2016) – The Nebraska Beef Council Board of Directors approved the following results of the 2016 Board of Directors Elections:
District 1- Ivan Rush, a cow-calf producer from Scottsbluff, NE. District 1 includes the counties of Sioux, Dawes, Box Butte, Sheridan, Scotts Bluff, Banner, Kimball, Morrill, Garden, Cheyenne, and Deuel. This will be Rush’s first four-year term on the board.
District 3- Doug Temme, a dairy operator from Wayne, NE. District 3 includes the counties of Cedar, Dixon, Dakota, Pierce, Wayne, Thruston, Madison, Stanton, Cuming and Burt. This will be Temme’s first four-year term on the board.
District 5- George Cooksley, a cow/calf producer from Anselmo, NE. District 5, includes the counties of Custer, Garfield, Valley, Greeley, Sherman, Buffalo, Hall and Howard. This will be Cooksley’s first four-year term on the board.
District 7- William “Buck” Wehrbein, a feedyard operator form Waterloo, NE. District 7 includes the counties of Nance, Merrick, Hamilton, York, Polk, Platte, Colfax, Butler, Dodge, Saunders, Washington, Douglas, Cass and Sarpy. This will be Wehrbein’s second four-year term on the board.
District 9- Jeff Rudolph, a feedyard operator from Gothenburg, NE. District 9 includes the counties of Dawson, Frontier, Gosper, Phelps, Kearney, Red Willow, Furnas, Harlan and Franklin. This will be Rudolph’s first four-year term on the board.
The new board members will take office on January 2, 2017.
–Nebraska Beef Council