OCIA certified since 1989 on Alba Ranch in Robinson, Kansas, Jake Geiger was named the 2019 OCIA Research & Education Outstanding Organic Farmer of the Year. This award honors talented producers who certify to the OCIA level of excellence. These farmers excel in thoughtful cropping and livestock practices that build soil and reduce pests and weeds. They maintain and enhance the environment through innovative farming practices. Outstanding organic farmers are also involved in their organic community, promoting and supporting organic agriculture. Click here to read the full 2019 FOY News Release.