Susan Jaster began a career in dairy farming in the early eighties in Arizona on a large commercial dairy. She continued dairy farming in Missouri on the 150 cow dairy that she co-owned with her husband Art and three children. During her farm career she was also a radio broadcaster and farm news reporter for a small radio station in Southwest Missouri. Susan and her family participated in the 4-H program for many years, and she will be celebrating 20 years of service with 4-H in 2012. She has always had a garden and cared for many species of animals throughout her life. Susan serves farmers in Ray and Lafayette Counties as a Farm Outreach Worker.