Jim Patrick

Idahoan * Husband * Father * Farmer * Valued Community Member
Jim Patrick

State Senator, District 25

Jim is a fifth generation Magic Valley Resident and a local farmer for over 30 years. Jim is a lifelong Republican and dedicated to making Southern Idaho a better place to live.

UI Alumni Agriculture Award

Public Offices Held

  • Idaho State Senator, District 25
  • Idaho State Representative, District 23
  • Director, Salmon River Canal Company
  • Planning and Zoning Board


  • Filer High School
  • University of Idaho, B.S. Agricultural Business & Economics

Work Experience

Jim Patrick cutting beans
  • Fertilizer Sales, 2 yrs - Burley Rupert area
  • Farm Owner-Operator, 30+ years
  • Director of IMCB
  • Founder of a local bank

Personal Strengths

  • Joint Appropriation & Finance Committee (JAFC)
  • Effective rural legislator with water and agricultural issues in Owyhee and Twin Falls counties
  • Supports economic development and job creation through downsizing government and limiting regulations