Dave and Helen are both Elders in their Church, Calvary Presbyterian Church in Logansport, Indiana http://calvarypc.org/
We thank the Lord each day for all our blessings. We have also learned much from the scriptures from Les Feldick a bible teacher, farmer and rancher in Kinta, Oklahoma. His web site is: www.lesfeldick.org
Dave currently serves on the Board of Directors for Foremost Farms USA, a dairy cooperative located in Baraboo, Wisconsin, serving dairy farmers in Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois, Michigan Ohio and Indiana. http://www.foremostfarms.com/
Dave serves on the National Steering Committee for (GLCI) the Grazing Lands Conservation Initiative. http://www.glci.org/
Being appointed to serve and represent the American Forage and Grassland Council.
Dave serves on the Board of Milk Promotion Services of Indiana, which is the milk promotion organization in Indiana affiliated with DMI the National Dairy Promotion Organization. http://www.dairyinfo.com/
Dave serves on the Producer Stakeholder Advisory Committee for the Dairy Forage Research Center in Madison Wisconsin. http://ars.usda.gov/Main/docs.htm?docid=3856
Dave serves on the Dairy Advisory Committee for Indiana Farm Bureau.
Three of Dave & Helen’s close acquaintances operate cheese processing facilities on their dairy farms.
Alan & Mary Yegerlehner in Clay City, Indiana http://www.swissconnectioncheese.com/
Rick & Helen Feete in Galax, Virginia http://www.meadowcreekdairy.com/
Al& Desiree Wehner in Thomasville, Georgia http://www.sweetgrassdairy.com/index.html
One of the systems we use in our dairy is the New Zealand calf feeding program. Nipples are available from Frank Rhinehart, mail him at: 16398 Highway C; Phillipsburg, MO 65722; Phone 417-589-8010 or email him at email@example.com or at his web site at: http://www.brushcreekfarm.com/
Forgey’s River-View Farm has used New Zealand Friesian Genetics from Livestock Improvement Corporation since 1995, the web site there is: http://www.lic.co.nz/