Betty Beard Rogers has quite the history affiliated with the Topsfield Fair. She started out as a 4-H member with her husband, and her husband Richard was later awarded a National 4-H Tractor Award. Betty has been a volunteer for many years on the Cattle, Flower, and Tractor Pull committees.
Betty and Richard own Rogers Spring Hill Farm and Spring Hill Garden Center and are both members of the Essex County Farm Bureau. Betty served as the Secretary and Treasurer of the Essex County Farm Bureau and as a member of the Massachusetts Farm Bureau Board of Directors. She was also Essex County Dairy Queen.
Betty and her husband have 3 children Stephanie, Debbie, and Barbara and have 9 grandchildren. Betty and Richard Rogers received the Lifetime Achievement Award in 2017 as an active supporter of the Topsfield Fair for over 50 years!