It’s a farm operation that extends to 1910, started by Rick’s great-grandparents. Both Rick and Mike are Paxton High grads — 1970 and 2004, respectively — and both earned the FFA State Farmer degree.
Starting today and continuing through harvest season, The News-Gazette will spotlight a Farm Family of the Week.
Next up: The Acton family of Vermilion County.
Next up: The Lieb family of rural Monticello.
Rural Clinton family's goal is to have up to 50 antique tractors in their collection. They’re up to more than 40 now.
What does a farmer do in his/her spare time? How about go to a tractor pull. That’s the story with Scott Ziegler; his wife, Sarah; their three children; and Scott’s father, Bill.
As a sixth-generation farmer, I am happy to keep the operation running.
Meet the Stierwalt family of rural Sadorus.
On Tuesdays and continuing through harvest season, The News-Gazette’s Dave Hinton will spotlight a Farm Family of the Week. Email nominations …
They have more than your traditional corn and soybean operation. They raise a variety of organic crops and also started a distillery. And dad Jeff raises cattle.