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The Minnesota State Fair and the Minnesota Farm Bureau recognize 217 Minnesota farms as 2010 Century Farms.

Qualifying farms have been in continuous family ownership for at least 100 years and are 50 acres or more. Century Farm families receive a commemorative sign, as well as a certificate signed by the State Fair and Minnesota Farm Bureau presidents and Governor Pawlenty.


Since the program began in 1976, over 8,900 Minnesota farms have been recognized as Century Farms.

2010 Century Farm families are listed by county, then by the farm's city, family names and year of original purchase:

Otter Tail County

Ashby - Arfstrom Family - 1910

Battle Lake - Wicklund Family - 1895

Fergus Falls - Hoff Family - 1904

Fergus Falls - Zuehlsdorff Family - 1898

Perham - Larry & Nancy Huwe - 1903

Perham - Arlin Wanderi - 1908

Wadena County

Sebeka - Larry & Judy Huotari - 1910

Verndale - Donald W. & Barb Johnson - 1910

Wadena - Douglas & Laura Breid - 1910