Potato Grower

June 2021

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WWW.POTATOGROWER.COM 23 practices. 'Business as usual' really has no meaning at Threemile." Myers's touted vision was not merely operational, however. It included a clear picture of what it means to be a member of the community. Since its inception, Threemile Canyon Farms has been a visible and committed member of the Boardman and greater Morrow County community. Under Myers's leadership, the farm began programs to regularly donate food to the local food bank, provide a staging site for the local fire department, and support programs for youth interested in agriculture. Along with his leadership of Threemile Canyon Farms, Myers served as a commissioner of the Oregon Potato Commission and Oregon Dairy Nutrition Council, as well as on the board of the Oregon Business Association, The Freshwater Trust, Potato Growers of Washington and the Oregon Board of Agriculture. At the time of his passing, he was serving as chairman of the board for Potatoes USA. As of this writing, the Oregon legislature is considering passage of a joint resolution honoring Myers and his contributions to the state and the ag industry. Our new continuous belt option is still positive drive giving you a more even product flow, reduces skinning & no belt slippage. The proven plastic drag floor eliminates the hassle of replacing rollers or bearings! Simplify your Harvest! - Self-contained loading system - Fill your planters in under 90 sec - Holds up to 700 bags of seed - High visibility platform - Libra Cart bluetooth scales 4086-11SafeTPull13s.indd 1 4086-11SafeTPull13s.indd 1 1/29/21 9:18 AM 1/29/21 9:18 AM 4089-5Greentronics13s.indd 1 4089-5Greentronics13s.indd 1 4/29/21 10:33 AM 4/29/21 10:33 AM

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