Ben Adolph has been involved in the agricultural field his entire life. Born and raised on his parents farm in northwest Illinois, he knew that the agriculture field was where he belonged. He joined Midwestern BioAg as a staff consultant in 2012. Because of his outstanding service, he was nominated and achieved the "Outstanding Industry Award" for his dedication to service and education by the Illinois Forage and Grasslands Council. Ben enjoys being involved in the agricultural field and says his biggest accomplishment has been keeping his family's farming tradition alive. Ben continues to farm his own acreage and incorporate MBA's philosophy to lead as an example of how biological farming can be managed on large-scale operations. Most of his ground is dedicated to large scale trials, demonstrating the effects of biological practices on soil and plant quality/production.
Recorded Friday, December 12, 2013