(Indianapolis) – January 10, 2018 – Indiana Farm Bureau’s District 8 Women’s Leadership Committee representative, Cindy Ramsey, was elected to the American Farm Bureau Federation Women’s Leadership Committee board at the recent AFBF convention.
The women’s leadership program engages women with the training and education they need to become powerful advocates for modern agriculture. Ramsey, of Shelbyville, Indiana, will serve as Midwestern representative, representing Farm Bureau members in several states, including Indiana.
“I am honored to serve on this committee to represent Indiana Farm Bureau in this regional position,” said Ramsey.
Ramsey also serves as District 8 education and outreach coordinator for Indiana Farm Bureau, where she represents INFB members in Bartholomew, Brown, Decatur, Fayette, Franklin, Johnson, Rush, Shelby and Union counties.
Ramsey and her family, including husband Phil, farm corn, soybeans, wheat and hay in Shelby County. They also own Ramsey Farm Ag Enterprises, a farm drainage and excavation business.
The Ramsey’s were recently honored at the INFB State Convention in French Lick where they were named Indiana Farm Family of the Year by Beck's Hybrids and Indiana AgriNews.
About Indiana Farm Bureau: Since 1919, Indiana Farm Bureau (INFB) has protected the livelihood, land, equipment, animals and crops of Hoosier farmers. It is the state’s largest general farm organization and a farmer’s strongest advocate. INFB works diligently to ensure a farmer’s very right to farm, because agriculture is so vital to Indiana’s economy. Learn more at INFB.org.