Roger and Deborah have been farming for their entire adult life. Roger is in charge of the daily operations of the hog and row-crop operations. Deb retired after more than 25 years at the MoHawk Cleaners in New Hampton. She is now in charge of the pigs (her babies), being a grandma and helping Roger when needed. They have been married for 50 years. Their family consists of Bruce, Brian, Kris and Brandon. They have ten grandchildren and five great grandchild..
Kyle Kueker is a Junior at Iowa State majoring in Engineering and has been helping us for 2 years when he is not going to school. This summer he had an internship at Unverforth in Shell Rock. We are hoping to continue to bring him on with additional responsibilities as he adds more ground to his operation.
All of our College help along with the other part time help really make our operation go when we get in the fields.
Bruce and Leasa have farmed in Chickasaw County since 1998. Bruce received a degree in Finance and Leasa a degree in Biology from Wartburg College. Bruce has a background in lending and risk management. He also sells crop insurance for Farmers Business Network across the upper Midwest. Leasa is an Occupational Therapist at a local care center. We have been married since 1993. We are both members of Redeemer Lutheran Church in Waverly. Our family includes one son, Trey (22) and a daughter, Natalie (19).
Our operation consists of 1,800 acres of corn and soybeans as well as a swine finishing operation that finishes 10,000 head annually at two different sites. The operation is in Chickasaw and Floyd Counties in Northeast Iowa. Our operation consists of much more than a single family farming operation. In order to make our operation function, we count on the assistance of many people and entities. Click on each of the tabs and see how we rely on them to make our operation the best it can be.
Producing quality grain and livestock to the world in a safe and environmentally responsible manner from northeast Iowa.