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Tim Velde

Tim Velde

Tim Velde farms between Hanley Falls and Granite Falls in Yellow Medicine County, where he raises corn and soybeans. He speaks out on issues because his grandfather told him, “The world is run by the people who show up to run it.”

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If you eat, you should advocate for better roads |Opinion

By: - June 13, 2022

You know how lawyers say they’re practicing law and doctors say they practice medicine? I’ve been practicing farming for more than 50 years in Yellow Medicine County and I haven’t gotten it all figured out yet. I farm between Granite Falls and Hanley Falls, raising corn and soybeans. When I started farming, corn yielded about […]