2021 Pioneer Farm Family

The 2021 Pioneer Farm Family Award for Kearney County will be received by the Eugene and Marjorie Olson farm located at 1588 V Road of Minden.

The farm has been in the family for 100 years and is located nine miles north and three miles east of Minden.

The legal description is N 1/2 of NE 1/4 of Section 28 8-14 and S 1/2 of SE 1/4 of Section 21 8-14.

The original 160 acres was acquired and still retained and farmed by the Olson family. Abraham Weber and Sara P Weber husband and wife purchased the land in 1920. The land has been used for crops of corn, beans and alfalfa and also for livestock production.