After graduating from college, Jim Katz decided working at a factory or a body shop was not the answer for extra income. Instead, he returned to his family farm, located east of Jansen, which was a smart move for him and his wife Shirley.
In 1983, the husband-and-wife team decided to try custom forage harvesting using some of the equipment already on the farm. They soon discovered that more equipment needed to be purchased to handle business growth.
Find out how they grew their business...with smarts!