Great lakes, great steaks. Get out the grill, Minnesota, and join America in a beautiful celebration of United We Steak before breaking out the boats.
Meet Jake Thompson from Four Hill Farms, Inc., in Barnesville, Minnesota. Jake and his brother, Nate, raise crops and beef cattle on their family farm. They use innovative technologies on the farm to decrease labor and add efficiency, from a camera system during calving to check cows to a handheld electric fence fault-finder to help check fences. Jake and Nate farm on the same ground that their great grandfather, grandfather and father did and take pride in continuing the legacy with the next generation.
Minnesota is a leading producer of red kidney beans, sugar beets, sweet corn and green beans and is 10th in the nation for cattle production with over 2 million cattle.