matthew_woodard

About me 
I am a third generation Idaho dry farmer. I grew up on a dry farm 35 miles east of Idaho Falls Idaho. Graduated from Idaho State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Economic's in 1976 with an emphasis on environmental economic's. I farmed full time until the early 90's. From 1991 to 2001 I worked for the local John Deere dealership in various capacities, from being a field tech on grain combines, working in the parts department, and the longest time in Agricultural machinery sales. I am a former chapter president of the Snake River Cutthroats TU / FFF chapter and currently serve as one of the board members. I am chairman of the Upper Snake River Basin Advisory Group for the Department of Environmental Quality. I am also the current chairman of the East Side Soil and Water Conservation District. I also serve on the Eastern Idaho Resource Advisory Committee (RAC) for the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) I started working for Trout Unlimited in 2001 as the Home Rivers project manager on the South Fork Snake River, I am now the new Home Rivers project manager on the Blackfoot River here in South East Idaho.
Favorite quote 
May the conscince and the common sense of the peoples be awakened, so that we may reach a new stage in the life of nations, where we look back on war as an incomprehensible abreation of their forefathers. Albert Einstein
Other Interests 
fishing
Fishing/Fly Fishing
Saltwater inshore
Skiing
hiking
big game hunting
Group membership 
Upper Snake River - 163
Idaho - 9ID
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