Did you know that 28% of the world is currently employed in agriculture? In the US this number drops down to just 1.3%. Let’s take this week especially to thank ALL the important people in the agricultural industry that do the growing, processing, packaging, hauling, stocking etc. who work hard to provide our […]
FFA. I’m sure you’ve heard of it, but have you ever wondered what this organization is and what they really do? In honor of national FFA week, I (Brynn) would like to share a bit about this important organization. The National FFA Organization prepares students to become future leaders through agricultural education. Members […]
Located in Juniata, Nebraska, Weeks Family Farms operates a large fifth generation farming operation, growing non-GMO and organic corn and soybeans, milo, peas, wheat, barley, alfalfa, and prairie hay. Our team is growing and looking for a motivated and experienced team member to fulfill the role as full-time […]
Weeks Family Farms is pleased to announce the hiring of Amanda Hoffman as CFO. Amanda joined the team on May 1st and has been busy acclimating and taking on this new role.
Amanda grew up in Clay Center, NE and graduated fromHastings […]
This week, exactly two years after losing my father, we lost his best friend and one of our employees Marlyn Bates. Marlyn has been a mainstay in our family and our farm since Dad was a kid. Marlyn worked part time for our farming operation for around 50 years. He pre-dates me so, I am […]
The guys are hard at work readying equipment for the 2019 season and with kids being out of school today because of the weather I have a couple extra hands to detail tractors and clean the shop up. We are extremely excited for 2019 as we continue to expand our #organic acreage and forge new […]
We had an opportunity to host some individuals from Claas at the farm today. Leif Magnusson is the President of Claas Global Sales Americas Inc. We also hosted John Buse, Executive Vice Presidnt of Retail along with some representatives from Nebraska Harvest Center which is our Claas dealer.
It was great to see Class management out […]
Every year we take the week between Christmas and New Years Day off. It is a time for all of us to spend with family and unwind. After break is over though, it is right back to it. This year it has been extremely cold so Greg has been busy […]
Happy New Year from our family to yours! Wishing you peace, joy and love in 2018.