Tim Nilsen of Wilton, CA, is one of the nine finalists selected by the U.S. Farmers and Ranchers Alliance’s (USFRA) "Face of Farming and Ranching" national spokesperson search. Nilsen is an active member of the California Poultry Federation.
More than one hundred farmers and ranchers from across the country responded to the call to find real "faces" to share their stories on a national stage and further the dialogue on how food is produced in America today. Entries spanned the corners of the country and included various types of food grown and raised, but all shared one common theme: Farmers and ranchers sharing their passion for producing food and continuously improving what they do.
Tim Nilsen is owner and operator of Nilsen Farms, contract turkey grower in California. Voting ends December 15, 2012. Click here to cast your vote for Tim!