Ag Award Damhofs honored for achievement
BLOOMINGTON -- Paul and April Damhof of Willmar won the Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation Young Farmers & Ranchers achievement award at the organization's annual meeting Nov. 17 to 19.
They will advance to national competition at the American Farm Bureau Federation annual meeting Jan. 12-16 in New Orleans. They also will travel to the Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation Young Farmers & Ranchers conference Feb. 1-3 at Craguns Resort near Brainerd.
The achievement award is based on exceptional efforts in agriculture through farm management and leadership achievements as well as effective use of capital in their farming operation.
The Damhofs farm near Willmar, growing corn, navy beans and alfalfa, and they own and operate a custom harvesting business. They also assist with the family dairy farm. The Damhofs have three children.