Elden R. Groves

Elden R. Groves, Columbiana County, is a dedicated citizen who is a very positive force in his community as well as in the state and nation. His ability to communicate practical ideas has helped many people to improve their life.

He was founder of the Ohio Jersey News, Managing Editor of the Breeders Gazette, Editor of Ohio Holstein News and Farm Director of WFMJ radio. He is serving his 40th year as Editor of Farm and Dairy and written for Farm Journal, Successful Farming, Ohio Farmer and the Nation Agriculture.

Mr. Groves has been an active community leader serving as an officer or on committees in church, grange, county fair board and civic organizations.

Many organizations have recognized his services by conferring honors upon him including FFA, Ohio State University Dairy Science Hall of Fame, College of Agriculture Ohio State University.

This farmer-communicator is widely respected in his profession.