Rich Crow

BVU director of ag: A wearer of many hats

Crow leads a growing BVU Ag Institute while teaching and officiating three sports

When Rich Crow steps on a football field, he generally dons a white hat, the color reserved for the lead referee or the crew chief of an officiating crew. He keeps a black hat in his duffle bag, however, as he sometimes works as a line judge, umpire or back judge. It’s an illustration of Crow’s career, really, one of […]

BVU hosts FFA Northwest Iowa District Soils Judging contest

Eighty Northwest Iowa high school students reported to Buena Vista University’s new Agricultural Experiment Station on Wednesday for the FFA District Soils Judging Contest. The day played out beneath blue skies, sunshine, and 80-degree temperatures. “I’d like to take credit for the weather, but I can’t,” said Rich Crow, Director of BVU’s new Institute for Agriculture. “But we’re very happy […]