Brandon Hunnicutt, of Giltner, Neb., serves as a member of the Corn Board of the National Corn Growers Association, a farmer-led trade association with offices in St. Louis and Washington.
Hunnicutt raises corn, soybeans, seed corn, popcorn and sorghum on his family farm in Nebraska. Along with his father, Daryl, and brother, Zach, he utilizes the latest technologies while integrating conservation tillage practices and cover crops, on a nearly 100 percent irrigated farm.
On the national level, Hunnicutt serves as the vice chair of the Engaging Members Committee and as the association’s representative to the Syngenta Advisory Council for Enogen. A graduate of NCGA’s Leadership At Its Best and Advanced Leadership Program, he served the U.S. Grains Council as team lead for the Middle East and North Africa Advisory Team.
Prior to his Corn Board service, Hunnicutt served as chair of NCGA’s Grower Services Action Team and vice chair of the Freedom to Operate Action Team.
On the state level, Hunnicutt is a past president of both the Nebraska Corn Growers Association and the Nebraska Agricultural Technologies Association.