Steve Kuiper has farmed for more than 30 years growing corn and soybeans on his family’s farm in Marion County. He worked in manufacturing at Vermeer for 30 years and holds an associate degree from Indiana Hills Community College.
Steve currently serves as the Iowa Corn Growers Association Director representing District 8 and sits on the Grassroots Network, Membership & Checkoff Committee.
He has been a part of a local ethanol plant promotion and participates in a local growers group who develops specialty markets and agricultural investments. He also sits on the board of the Marion County Farm Bureau.
Steve enjoys farming and spending time with his wife, Melinda, and their children and grandchildren.