Earl W. McMunn

During his 38 years of agricultural service with the Ohio Farmer, he has built a magazine that has benefited all Ohio's farmers. Through his editorials he has boldly spoken out on important agricultural issues of the day, and produced a magazine based on high moral standards containing sound management and production information.

He has served as President of the American Agricultural Editors Association and Vice-President of the Professional Agricultural Commumcations Editorial Research Association. As a member of numerous organizations and boards, he has always represented the rural community, while keeping in mind the good of the entire nation.

Through his leadership as editor, the Ohio Farmer has become a nationally recognized farm magazine. Through his strong beliefs on what is needed for farmers and for the nation, he has skill fully and willingly represented American farmers on several national committees. He has received national recognition from National Forestry Association, National Safety Council and National Wildlife Federation.