Hayes Re-elected Mo. Farm Bureau Vice President
(MOFB)--Todd Hays, of Monroe City, was re-elected to a two-year term as vice president of the Missouri Farm Bureau Federation (MFB) during the organization’s 99th annual meeting December 10 at the Lake of the Ozarks.
Hays was first elected vice president in 2010, and previously served on the board of director’s 2nd district seat representing northeast Missouri.
Before serving on the board for six years, Hays was appointed MFB Young Farmer and Rancher (YF&R) chairman in 2003, serving in an advisory capacity on the board for one year.
Hays is a fifth-generation farmer. Together with his wife, Rosanne, they operate a diversified farm in partnership with Rosanne’s brother. Hays is currently involved in row crop farming and a farrow-to-finish enterprise.
The Marion County Farm Bureau member is a county board member and has served as county vice-president and county YF&R chairman. At the state level he serves on Farm Bureau’s resolutions committee. Community involvement includes the Knights of Columbus and Monroe City Agri-leaders. Hays has been a member of the Monroe City R-1 school board and is a member of the Missouri Pork Producers Association.
In 2004, Hays was named a FFA Honorary Chapter Farmer. In 1997 he was the Missouri Outstanding Young Farmer and in 1984 received the FFA State Farmer Degree.