Melvin and his brother started farming in 1975, At this time the farm constisted of 560 acres of cultivated land. They operated at
Penner Farms until 1989. It was then that they became incorporated and changed the farm name to H & M Farms Ltd.
Today, Melvin owns
and operates the farm, with the help of his nephew, Kris Penner, and son-in-law, Kyle Friesen. At this time Kris and Kyle are gaining
experience in management and operations, as there is opportunity for them to take over the farm in the future.
H & M Farms specializes
in the following crops:
- Edible Beans
- Feed Grains
H & M Farms also
has interest in hog operations
and custom spraying.
H & M Farms Ltd. maximizes profitability on existing operations and adds complementary investments that capture opportunity and mitigate risk through diversification. Stakeholders strive to preserve a balance between work, personal and family goals, for both employees and family. Key employees have opportunity to actively share in business successes.
Growing sustainable agriculture for future generations of family, employees, and community.
"Growing sustainable agriculture for future generations of family, employees, and community."
15 Market Street
Altona, MB, Canada R0G 0B0
Office: (204) 324-5556