The Freeborn County Agriculture Committee recognized the 2020 Freeborn County Farm Family of the year today. Members of the committee were on hand to congratulate 4th generation farmers, Richard and Sarah Stadheim of Albert Lea. The Stadhiem’s, along with their sons Bennet and Garret raise corn and soybeans, and they have a cow-calf operation County Road Cattle with their partner Marty Little. The Stadhiems are actively involved in their church and well as 4-H.
Bennet and his wife Hannah have twin boys Leighton and Beckett, Richard is proud to say that they will be the 6th generation of Stadheim Farms. The Stadhieims also have a daughter Meghan, who along with her husband Drew,and sons Soren and Oliver farm in Washinton State. Congratulations again to Richard and Sarah Stadheim 2020 Freeborn County Farm Family.