Jeff and Rebekah Christensen

Wilkin County
2017

Jeff and Rebekah have enjoyed raising their four boys on the family farm: Caleb, Elijah, Micah and Ezra. Jeff, along with his brother, Jim, farmed with their father, James, until he retired. Now Jeff and Jim Christensen operate the family farm along with Jeff’s son, Caleb. Caleb, his wife, Jacie, and daughter, Cambri, are the sixth generation of the family to farm the land.

The Christensen farm uses conventional tillage to grow wheat, corn, soybeans, sugar beets, sunflowers and alfalfa. The Christensen brothers are also Dekalb/Asgrow dealers.

Jeff and Rebekah are active in their community. Rebekah is the director of Richland-Wilkin Kinship youth mentoring program. They are active in their church and are leaders in the Campbell Busy Bees 4-H Club. Rebekah is a member of the Youth and Community Prevention Coalition. Jeff and Rebekah enjoy travel, mission trips, and represented Wilkin County in the 2004 Emerging Leader Program.

 

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