May Is Beef Month

Commissioners, Sonia Gelsiner and Sheila Miller

The month of May is Beef Month in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Commissioner's Kevin Barnhardt, Mark Scott and Christian Leinbach, from left, welcomed Sonia Gelsinger of North Heidelberg Township to the May 19, 2009 Commissioners Workshop to recognize her achievements. Sonia recently received a Pennsylvania Cattlemen's Association scholarship for her research on dairy calves, academics and community service. Berks County's Agricultural Coordinator Sheila Miller, far right, introduced the award winner and shared information about Berks County's beef industry.