Eric Ball is a junior at the University of Idaho, double majoring in Crop Management, and Agricultural Business. He is involved in several clubs including the Food and Agricultural Business Club, and Collegiate Farm Bureau. He serves as officers in these clubs. Eric is a member of Alpha Gamma Rho, a fraternity based in agriculture, where he serves as the chapter’s president. He is also involved in the University of Idaho’s Commodity Risk Management Program where he is learning about futures and options as well as hedging strategies to protect producers from price risks. Eric will graduate in May 2020 and looks to return to the Treasure Valley and work in agricultural sales and agronomy.
Parents: Bernie & Rita Ball
College: University of Idaho
Sponsor: Rain For Rent – Nampa
$500 Buckner/Superior + $100 Irrigation Accessories Co. = $600 IIEA Scholarship