Couple honored as Farm Family [UPDATED]Published 9:59am Friday, August 9, 2013 Updated 12:02pm Friday, August 9, 2013
ASHBY — Michael and Denise Hanson of Ashby are among the 76 families from Minnesota counties named the University of Minnesota Farm Family of the Year for Grant County.
The program honors families throughout the state for their contributions to the agricultural industry and their communities.
Mike began farming with his father in 1996 on the family farm south of Ashby. He and his wife have three sons, Zaner, Liam and Jax.
They were recognized the annual Minnesota Farmfest near Redwood Falls.