The Free Press, Mankato, MN

May 3, 2013

Farm Rescue getting $200,000 Bremer donation


Associated Press

JAMESTOWN, N.D. —  The Farm Rescue organization is getting a large donation from the Otto Bremer Foundation and Bremer Bank.

 The donations total $200,000 over two years and will be used for equipment, training and general operations.

The North Dakota-based Farm Rescue nonprofit provides planting and harvesting help free of charge to farm families stricken by a major illness,

injury or disaster. Since 2006, the organization has helped more than 200 farm families in the Dakotas, Montana, Minnesota and Iowa.