Company Press Release
Alsum Farms, Inc., and long-time Wisconsin potato grower, Wagner Farms of Grand Marsh, Wis., has entered into an agreement for Alsum Farms to purchase Wagner Farms potato equipment. Alsum will be leasing land and storage buildings from Wagner Farms and continue the strong history of potato production in Adams County.
“We look forward to taking our working relationship with the Wagner and Parr families to the next level,” says Larry Alsum, President & CEO of Alsum Farms & Produce. “The partnership allows us to continue our long-term relationship with Wagner Farms and supply our growing customer base with quality Wisconsin potatoes.”
Alsum Farms operates more than 2,300 acres in the lower Wisconsin River Valley and Grand Marsh to grow Russet, Red, Gold and Fingerling potatoes. To learn more about Alsum Farms & Produce, its full-line of products or for delicious potato recipes, visit www.alsum.com.
About Alsum Farms & Produce
Alsum Farms & Produce, Inc., is a grower, packer and shipper of potatoes, re-packer of onions and a wholesale distributor of a full line of fresh fruits and vegetables. Headquartered in Friesland, Wisconsin, Alsum Farms is also a member of the eco-friendly Wisconsin potato Healthy Grown® initiative.
About Wagner Farms
Wagner Farms, established in 1897 and irrigating since 1965, is a grower of potatoes, vegetables, grain and beef in Grand Marsh, Wis., located in the fertile soils of Adams County. For more than four generations the Wagner and Parr families have been growing quality products and farming the land.