Gebhardt Wins a Seat on State Cranberry Board
Wisconsin Ag Connection - 09/05/2017
Wisconsin cranberry growers have elected a new member to serve on their marketing order board.
In a recent mail-in ballot election, Amy Gebhardt of Warrens was chosen to fill an open spot on the seven-member panel, while Fawn Gottschalk from Wisconsin Rapids also won another term on the board.
Both growers began their three-year terms on September 1.
The Wisconsin Cranberry Board, Inc. is responsible for overseeing the collection and use of about $488,000 in assessment fees paid by state cranberry growers. The money is used to support the industry through research, market development and consumer