40 Under 40, Class of 2018

Adam Ingrao


Bee Wise Farms

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Ingrao is the Veteran’s Liaison for Michigan State University Extension. An Army veteran, Ingrao has led national and state efforts to connect veterans with career and wellness opportunities within agriculture, including founding the Veterans in Agriculture Network and Farmer Veteran Coalition of Michigan. He holds a BS in Agriculture from California Polytechnic State University, a PhD in Entomology from Michigan State University, and serves as president of Michigan Food and Farming Systems.

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