The Minnesota State Fair and the Minnesota Farm Bureau recognize 165 Minnesota farms as 2017 Century Farms.
In Rock County the century farms honored this year include:
•Fick Family Farm near Beaver Creek, 1917.
•Klosterbuer Family Farm by Ellsworth, 1916.
•Lorenzen Family Farm by Hardwick, 1901.
For almost two decades the Drost family has invited visitors to their farm south of Luverne.
On Monday and Tuesday children and their families were allowed to pick a pumpkin during a Luverne Community Education event. The patch is open to the general public.
"It's fun," said Deb Drost as she helped...