Pumpkins a bigger slice of pie for farmers
Published 10/29/2011, Grand Forks Herald
Agri-tourism contributing more to farm incomes
Todd and Carrie Nelson are full-time farmers, growing spring wheat, pinto beans and soybeans near Grand Forks Air Force Base. They also are earning an increasing part of their living from something they started in 1997 as a “very, very small scale” side job, Todd Nelson said. A pumpkin patch.