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Jolene Skalsky
Wife of an agronomist, mother of two beautiful daughters, 4th generation farmer/rancher. I hold down the farm while my husband helps others with theirs.
Jolene Skalsky
Wife of an agronomist, mother of two beautiful daughters, 4th generation farmer/rancher. I hold down the farm while my husband helps others with theirs.

It is a circus some days, but I feel so blessed to be able to work on the same land my great-grandfather did. Each day we try to do things better, more efficient and grow the end product be outstanding and safe. We strive to farm with environmental responsibility, sustainability, compassion and love. 

My husband has a full time job as an agronomist and I stay at home to care for the children, livestock and crops as needed. Jason is my biggest #farmher fan! We rent all the irrigated ground on my fathers family farm. We grow corn, soybeans and alfalfa. The Shorthorn show cattle has become a love for my husband and us girls, the herd is growing fast!

I also custom hay and drill for my father and the neighboring ranch that my brother manages. My sister is fits in as my fathers hired gal. Dad raises high quality Angus Market Steers and Replacement Heifers. I am very proud of what my family accomplishes on a daily basis as well as from generation to generation.

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