The Casey Family
Casey Acres was established in 1855. Rob and Pat are the 5thgeneration on the farm, and Pat’s son, Calvin, is the 6th. The Casey family milks 100 Holsteins and grows approximately 1600 acres of corn, soybeans, and alfalfa. On the farm, Helen handles the book keeping. Rob and Pat work with the cows and fieldwork. Calvin is a full time employee on the farm. Colin, Kayln, and Kylee help with feeding calves and milking. Rob, and Pat’s nephew, Jake, also helps with daily chores and field work when he is not in school at Prior Lake High School.
The Caseys belong to St. Michael’s Catholic Church. Rob, Pat, and Calvin are Farm Bureau members. Rob and Pat are members of the Knights of Columbus #4914. Rob serves as the Farm Service Agent Vice Chairman and the Credit River Cemetery Vice President. Pat is a Scott/LeSueur American Dairy Association member. Calvin is a Scott County Dairy Herd Improvement Association Director. The farm also belongs to the Hastings Creamery Cooperative, River Country Farmers Union, and Scott/ LeSueur County Corn Growers and Soybeans Growers Associations. The Casey family hosted the 2nd Scott County City to Country Tour, and has agreed to be part of the tour again in 2012.