Nobles County Farm Bureau President Tim Hansberger (right) presents 33 agriculturally-based children’s books to Prairie Elementary Library/Media Specialist Sara Oldre Wednesday morning. The book donation, valued at nearly $500, now means the school has two copies of each title available to loan out to students. (JULIE BUNTJER/DAILY GLOBE)
Julie Buntjer joined the Globe newsroom in December 2003, after working more than nine years for weekly newspapers. A native of Worthington, she has a bachelor's degree in agriculture journalism. Find more of her stories of farm life, family and various other tidbits at farmbleat.areavoices.com.