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Local farmer Nate Youngquist named Outstanding Young Farmer

Mar 4th, 2016 | Category: News

SKAGIT – Local farmer Nate Youngquist, owner of Sky Harvest Produce in Mount Vernon, was honored as a 2016 Outstanding Young Farmer by the Outstanding Farmers of America (OFA) during the group’s ceremony in Cincinnati, OH on Feb. 13. Youngquist was among four winners from across the nation, and is the first Skagit farmer to be awarded (he is the third Washingtonian). He manages 250 acres and grows berries, pumpkins and corn. The honors are given to successful farmers under the age of 40 who practice conservation and contribute to the community. For more about his farm Sky Harvest Produce, see

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