Our Mission

The Missouri Agricultural Foundation’s Mission is to support projects that promote sound agricultural practices, growth in agribusiness and agritourism, international agricultural exports, urban agriculture, food safety, farm safety practices, youth development and education.

Missouri Beef

Facilitating growth in Missouri’s beef industry by offering grants directly to farmers, ranchers and university researchers.

Youth in Agriculture

Promoting agriculture education in rural and urban areas, and through tourism venues.

Farm Safety & Sustainability

Ensuring the next generation of Missouri farmers by putting safety and sustainability first

Foundation Board
Peter Hofherr, CFA, MBA, Ph.D.

Past President, St. James Winery

Mike Johanning

Board President, Agricultural Business Council of Kansas City

Kristie Larson

Board Treasurer, American Royal

Tracy Snider

Board Secretary, Novus International

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