Meet a Farmer
Meet Goebbert's Pumpkin and Farm Market
Jim Goebbert and son Lee, own and
operate Goebbert's Pumpkin
and Farm Market. They are gearing up
for their Pumpkin Activities
which includes, hay rides, haunted
house, rides and a great cafe
and farm market. They are both
past CCFB Board members and
still very active with CCFB.
Mark Yunker, Hay Producer and Cook County Farm Bureau Board
Mark has been a Cook County Farm
Bureau Director since 2001. Mark is Vice-Chairman of the
Commodities/Marketing Team. He operates a 1400 acre cash grain
and hay production operation.
Jim has been a member of the board
since 1999. He is Past President of the Cook County Farm Bureau and
Cook County Farm Bureau Foundation. He is also a member of the
Public Policy Team. Jim owns and operates a grain farm in
Southern Cook and Will County with his son, Kyle, and his
brother, Tom. They also grow and sell sweet corn at 2 farmstands
and roast the corn in Jimís patented KingKornCooker.
Gerry Kopping has been a director
since 2004. He is Chairman of the Commodities/ Marketing Team
and currently sits on the Foundation Board. Kopping owns and
operates a hay and grain production operation, raises beef
cattle and has a horse stable in Cook and Will Counties.