A weekly segment titled, “What’s in the news?” at Redferns.ca highlights one particular ag-related article, hopefully of interest to you, the reader. Enjoy.

This week, we highlight a Manitoba Co-operator feature article on the Hilton family. Great story! Check it out!

Five generations strong: Putting success into farm succession

Here’s an excerpt:

Over the past three decades, the family has expanded its Strathmore, Alta.-area operation from just over 2,800 acres to around 13,000, diversified crop production, and started a successful malting and brewing company that complements the core farm business. As well, family members have taken leadership roles in farm groups and are strong advocates in areas such as soil conservation and farm management.

For the entire story, click here.