Jim and Laurie Orth
The Jim and Laurie Orth family has been farming in Winona County for 16 years. Previous to their home in Winona, they farmed in Iowa until 1995. Today the family farms a 157 acres. They milk around 60 cows. Their herd consists of Jersey, Guernsey, Holsteins, and Cross-Bred. Jim and Laurie have two daughters; Katelyn and Eryn. Both girls help with numerous tasks around the farm.
Jim and Laurie are members of Winona County ADA and are Minnesota Milk members. The Orth family also enjoys showing cattle at the county fairy and at other local youth shows.