Connie Eibergen was recently hired as the East Central/Select Sires summer Communications and Marketing intern. In this position she will assist in a variety of projects involving writing, editing and graphic design, and will represent East Central/Select Sires at various events throughout the summer.
Eibergen grew up on her family's dairy farm in GrantonI. Her father, Gary, along with his brothers, Keith and Eric, milk about 300 Holstein cows and run 1,400 acres of cropland.
Eibergen will be a senior this fall at the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she is majoring in Life Sciences Communication with a business emphasis. On campus she is actively involved with the Association of Women in Agriculture, the Badger Dairy Club, the National Agriculture Marketing Association, and the Collegiate FFA.
"Connie brings with her a great deal of writing and graphic experience, as well as a passion for the dairy industry," said Andrea Brossard Martin, East Central/Select Sires communications specialist. "We are very excited to work with her."
East Central/Select Sires is a professional, artificial breeding cooperative serving the dairy and livestock producers in southern Wisconsin. As a member-owner of Select Sires located near Plain City, Ohio, East Central helps make up the largest Artificial (A.I.) cooperative in the world. They provide highly fertile semen as well as excellence in service and programs to achieve its basic objective of supplying livestock breeders with America's best genetics at a reasonable price.