Diane M. Lathrop was born and raised on a dairy farm in New England. She attended... more
Diane M. Lathrop was born and raised on a dairy farm in New England. She attended Colorado State University and received a joint Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture and Journalism. Ms. Lathrop attended Law School at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. At Drake she concentrated her studies in the area of Agricultural Law, receiving instruction in Agricultural Cooperatives, International ... view profile
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