Board of Directors
High Plains- Region 1
Kelly Gaskins of Knott farms approximately 7,500 acres of dryland cotton and 170 acres of irrigated cotton in Howard, Martin and Dawson counties with his son and brother. Together they also own a ditching and pipeline company, and he runs a ranching operation with his son-in-law in Collingsworth County. Mr. Gaskins earned his bachelor's and master's degrees from Texas A&M University. He has been honored as Farmer of the Year and 4-H Adult Leader of the Year in Howard County, and he has received an Honorary American Farmer FFA degree. He is currently president of the Knott Co-op Gin board.