2012 Century Farm Recipients 08 May 12

One-hundred forty-four Minnesota farms are being honored as the state’s latest crop of Century Farms. Each family farm gets a special plaque to display on their farmsite. More than 9,100 farms in Minnesota have earned the plaque since the program began 36 years ago. In the local-area there are more than 2-dozen Century Farms being recognized this year, including in Lake Crystal, Madelia, New Ulm, Springfield, Cologne, Mayer, Norwood, Sanborn, Brownton, St. Peter, Morton, Wabasso, Walnut Grove, Fairfax, Gaylord, Green Isle, Winthrop and Truman. The full list of 2012 Century Farms can be found here: http://www.mnstatefair.org/_assets/pdf/12_CenturyFarmsList.pdf