Ada, Minnesota farmer Neil Rockstad will lead the American Sugarbeet Growers Association as its president over the year ahead. “I’m excited about being able to represent the growers.” The fate of the new farm bill remains a question mark. In an interview with RRFN, Rockstad admits there is always opposition to the sugar program, “but, I’m pretty confident we’re in a good place to overcome that.” Doran, Minnesota farmer Tim Deal was elected ASGA vice president Deal also serves as board chairman for the Minn-Dak Farmers Cooperative.
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