Weather Forecast

Steve Fresk (left) and Judy (Fresk) Winter stand in front of the farm bought by their grandparents 100 years ago. (Alyson Buschena/Daily Globe)

Fresk family farm near Hadley celebrates 100 years

Email News Alerts

HADLEY -- Steve Fresk remembers his mother telling him, "Don't be a farmer. You don't want to work that hard."

Today, he thinks farming is like golf.


"I don't want to downplay it, but for me, it's almost like my golf game," Fresk said. "Farming was a natural progression for me."

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call (800) 274-5445 and we can help you.

Alyson Buschena
Alyson joined the Daily Globe newsroom staff after spending a year in Latin America. A native of Fulda and graduate of the University of Northwestern, she has a bachelor's degree in English with a dual concentration in Literature and Writing and a minor in Spanish. At the Daily Globe, Alyson covers the crime beat as well as Pipestone and Murray counties, community news and feature stories. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, reading, and cooking. More of Alyson's writing can be found at
(507) 376-7322