MU Thompson Research Center Manager Retires
The Farm Manager at the MU Thompson Research Center in Spickard will retire after 43 years of service at the facility. Jon Schreffler joined the Thompson Research Center as a part-time employee in 1978. Five months later, he was offered and accepted a full-time position. Schreffler became the herdsman at the Research Center in 1993 and was officially named the farm manager in 2010.
A retirement celebration was held as part of the annual spring meeting of the advisory committee.