September 2018
Co-op Matters

2018 Distinguished Cooperator

Former AFC board member, Larry Bennich, has been recognized for his service to agriculture and the community.

At a recent meeting of the Alabama Council of Cooperatives, Larry Bennich was recognized as the Council’s 2018 Distinguished Cooperator for his service to agriculture and his commitment to the betterment of his county and the State of Alabama.

A retired farmer and AFC board member, Bennich is a native of Morgan County. He has served as a board of directors member for the Morgan County Farmers Cooperative for 44 years and has served as a member of the Alabama AgriBusiness Council board of directors for 15 years.

Larry is committed to his home county and his service as Morgan County Commissioner for nearly 20 years embodies that commitment. A natural leader, he has also served as president of the State Association of County Commissioners for 4 terms and as a member of the National Association of County Commissioners for 15 years.