David Milligan farms in Cass City, located in Michigan’s “thumb” and serves as chairman of the board.
He played an important role on the temporary committee of wheat farmers who drafted guidelines and worked to gain passage of the wheat check-off. Milligan has been chairman of the board since its inception. He once served on Michigan’s Dry Bean Commission and was chair of the American Dry Bean Board.
Milligan serves as a board member on the National Association of Wheat Growers, reflecting Michigan’s new clout in the national wheat organization. He also represents Michigan on NAWG’s Domestic and Trade Policy Committee, Budget Committee, Operations Committee, and Nominating Committee. In addition, Dave serves on the American Farm Bureau Federation’s Wheat Committee.