James O. Andrew - Jefferson, IA, Greene County
Jim is president and general manager of Andrew Farms Inc.
He has served as a director and officer in the Iowa and National Corn Growers Associations, Iowa Corn Promotion Board, U.S. Grains Council, Iowa Soybean Association and American Soybean Association during his 34-year farming career.
has leveraged these positions to promote farm policy and conservation issues worldwide.
In addition to scoring in the top tier of the federal Conservation Security Program, Jim
was named the 2007 national "Conservationist of the Year" in the Conservation Legacy Award program, sponsored by the Corn and Soybean Digest, Monsanto and the American Soybean Association
As a member of the Iowa Soybean Association board of directors, he presently serves as chairman of the Environmental Programs and Services Advisory Committee.