century farm eckstrand 2 sept 18 19

Congratulations to Flagstaff County Clr. Jeff Eckstrand and his family on their recent Alberta Century Farm and Ranch Award. Pictured: Jeff and his wife Janine and their four children, along with Jeff's 95-year-old great-aunt Alvera, whose father Charles Eckstrand homesteaded the land. Behind them is the original homestead house built in 1910. (Photo courtesy The Community Press)

The Alberta Century Farm and Ranch Award recognizes farm families who have continuously owned and actively operated the same land for 100 years or more. For more information, click HERE.