Paul and Jamie Kvistad

Yellow Medicine County

Paul Kvistad of Wood Lake, MN is a 4th generation farmer and a 2nd generation turkey grower.  Paul and his wife Jamie have an operation that consists of 1200 acres of corn and soybeans.  They also have 200,000 light hen turkeys that they finish out annually.  Paul and Jamie run the whole farming operation with their young sons helping in the brooder barn and picking rocks.

Paul is the current President of the Echo Lions Club.  He is also serving his ninth year as a director on the Farmers Coop Elevator Board.  In addition, Paul is a member of the Yellow Medicine County Corn Growers Association.  Together Paul and Jamie are members of the MN Turkey Growers Association, and Paul, Jamie, and Payton have all been turkey grower presenters at the Yellow Medicine County Ag in the Classroom.

yellow medicine, 2012

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