As expected, the U.S. Wheat Associates board of directors elected Rhonda Larson of East Grand Forks as the chair. Larson will begin her new responsibilities in June. Larson has been a member of the Minnesota Wheat Research and Promotion Council for 17 years and served as its chairperson from 2010-to-2012. Oklahoma farmer Michael Peters was elected vice chair and Idaho farmer Clark Hamilton will serve as secretary-treasurer.
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