Eric Ball is currently a freshman at the University of Idaho. He is double majoring in crop management and agricultural business. He is a member of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Student Affairs Council (CALSAC), and is currently serving as the treasurer. He is also involved in Collegiate Farm Bureau where he is also the treasurer. Eric is a member of the Alpha Gamma Rho, Beta Phi chapter. Additionally, he is a member of the Food and Agribusiness club where they meet with industry personnel and discuss agricultural issues and business strategies in real world applications. He was named the Agriculture Economics and Rural Sociology outstanding freshman. After graduation, he hopes to return to the Treasure Valley and find a job as a crop consultant or an agricultural loan specialist, and also assist in the family farm.
Parents: Bernie & Rita Ball
College: University of Idaho
Sponsor: Rain For Rent – Nampa
$300 Cornell Pump Company + $100 Irrigation Accessories Company + $200 IPS Weld-On = $600 IIEA Scholarship