Bekah Gustafson
Bekah Gustafson

Bekah Gustafson

Osceola, WI

Farmer, wife and mother

My family lives & farms in Osceola, WI. My husband and I both work off the farm in the HVAC-R industry, and my three daughters (12, 14, and 16) also help on the farm. When I started as a CommonGround volunteer over a decade ago, our farm produced corn and soybeans. We have greatly expanded our farm to include a registered Hereford cow/calf operation along with show animals that our daughters show for 4-H, a large cash hay operation, chickens (both layers & meat birds) and breeding goats. I have become the neighborhood egg dealer. Our family is very involved in our church and in our 4-H club.

Yes. My husband and I farm with my in-laws. My mother-in-law works as a secretary at our local high school and my father-in-law is an agronomist for our local co-op.

Blogging, Arts and Crafts, Horses, Quilting, Gardening, Farm Projects

I love to share my story and bridge the gap between farmers and consumers. There are so many concerns and misconceptions, and people really seem to be looking a reliable resource on agriculture. I feel that, if we as farmers don't take the time to make connections, share what we do and why we do it, farming as we know it will quickly change.

We are a multi-generational crop farm. Not only do we farm, but my husband also works as the Service Manager for our local equipment dealership and my father-in-law works as an agronomist for the local co-op.

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