North Carolina Farmers Named 2018 Top Producer Of The Year Winners

Frank Howey of Frank Howey Family Farms in Monroe, N.C., has been named the 2018 winner of Farm Journal’s annual Top Producer of the Year Award. The diversified family farm produces corn, soybeans and wheat across 30,000 mostly-owned acres in two states. The operation also includes a Red Angus cattle herd, timber acres and a citrus farm in Florida. Hunting leases, rental properties and nearly 1,000 acres of solar projects round out this diversified business.