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Bensons recognized as a 2010 U of M Farm Family

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Dennis and Nancy Benson of Verndale have been named Wadena County's 2010 Farm Family of the Year by the University of Minnesota.

Dennis and Nancy bought their farm in 1972 and today own and operate a 630 acre Black Angus Beef farm.


The Bensons are one of 73 farm families from around the state, one from each participating county, being honored by the University this year.

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