Minnesota families who have owned their farms for 100-plus years may now apply for the 2021 Century Farms program.

“So it started in 1976 and since then more than 10,500 Minnesota farms have been recognized.”

The State Fair’s Danielle Dullinger says to apply, farms must be at least 100 years old, must be in continuous family ownership for a century and be at least 50 acres. The deadline to apply this year is March 1st.