Tom Boese joined Umbarger Show Feeds in 1991 at the launching of our new line of Show Feed. Prior to joining Umbarger Show Feeds, Tom and his brother operated their own feed and grain business for forty years. Tom is a graduate of Purdue University, School of Agriculture and has been active in the livestock feed industry for more than 55 years.
Tom has been an active horseman most of his life; starting with the breaking and riding of contest horses as a boy, breeding, training and showing fine harness Shetland ponies for twenty years and just recently selling his interest in some Standard Bred horses.
In his spare time, Tom has served on the Deans Agricultural Advisory Council at Purdue University, is past president of The Indiana Grain and Feed Association, past president of the Indiana Shetland Pony Breeders Association and has served as Chairman of the board of directors of the Greenfield County Club.
Tom’s long association with the agricultural industry and Umbarger Show Feeds, his knowledge of animal nutrition and his dedication make Tom a valued employee.
Tom and his late wife Donna were married for 53 years. Tom has two children and four grandchildren and he currently resides in Greenfield, Indiana.