Sara Schafer is editor of Top Producer magazine, MILK's sister publication. Previously, she spent her time directing the online content and presence for AgWeb.com, Farm Journal and Top Producer. She also wrote for Farm Journal and Top Producer magazines. Sara joined Farm Journal Media in 2008.
As a May 2007 graduate from the University of Missouri–Columbia, she majored in agricultural journalism with a minor in agricultural economics. She was previously employed by Boone Electric Cooperative.
Sara grew up on a diversified crop and livestock farm in Jamestown, Mo. Her family raised hogs and cattle, along with corn, soybeans, wheat, milo and hay. She and her husband reside in Columbia, Mo.