Deadline extended for Catholic Century Farm Awards

The Catholic Charities Social Concerns office has extended the deadline for accepting applications for the Catholic Century Farm Awards to July 8. Families who have been working the same land for 100 years or more may nominate themselves as may neighbors or members of a parish who know of them.

For information and an application form, visit the Rural Life section of the Social Concerns website at

For questions, contact or

All qualified century farms will be honored at the Rural Life Celebration Mass at 10 a.m. Aug. 14 at the David Trunk farm south of Foreston. Bishop Kettler will celebrate the Mass.

Author: The Central Minnesota Catholic

The Central Minnesota Catholic is the magazine for the Diocese of St. Cloud.

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