Chuck Moellendick

Mideast Area, Ohio

Chuck farms 800 acres and milks 80 cows with his father, Charles, son, Camden, wife, Stacey, and daughter, Ava, on their grazing operation in Pleasantville, Ohio. Chuck is a fifth-generation dairy farmer and has been dairying since 1984. The Moellendicks are transitioning to organic in 2018 and raise their own heifers. They also grow corn, soybeans, wheat, oats, alfalfa and grass hay. Chuck is a member of the American Dairy Association Mideast board, Ohio Dairy Producers Association board, Ohio Farm Bureau, Ohio Agricultural Council, Ohio Dairy Research Fund committee and Ohio Forage and Grasslands Council. Chuck has coached basketball for preschool to college-aged players since 1982.