Stan and Jean Larson
Stan graduated from SDSU in 1971. He was District Manager for MoorMan’s Manufacturing and farmed with his father-in-law. In 1979, he and his wife Jean bought their farm from Jean’s parents, Vernon and Rosella Miller. Stan and Jean’s son Bruce joined the family farm after graduating from SDSU in 1997. Together Stan and Bruce raise corn and soybeans. They also do some custom farming. The family farm is run with the combined efforts of the entire family. Stan and Bruce manage the farm and marketing throughout the year. Stan’s other sons Bryan, Brian, and Josh and daughter Carol and son-in-law Brian all help in the spring and fall with hauling loads and tillage.
Stan is on the Murray County Fair Board and Murray County Parks Board. He is also a member of Balaton Sportsman’s Club. Jean is Assistant Cashier at First Independent Bank. Stan and Jean are active members of their church and of the Balaton Chamber of Commerce. They were both members and exhibited many projects at Murray County Fair. Now they assist their grandchildren in their 4-H projects.