Updated: Apr 29, 2020
Leading agricultural communicator served as mentor to many livestock industry leaders.
1888-1979 | Artist: Joseph Allworthy (1892-1991)
Impact & Accomplishments
Foster Palmer’s fifty-two year career with Corn Belt Farm Dailies culminated in his service as director of the purebred field staff and advertising manager for Drovers Journal.
During his tenure, the Kansas City native hired, trained, and advised many future leaders of the purebred industry, including breed secretaries, sales managers, auctioneers, farm and herd managers, breeders, and journalists.