Growing the Family Business | Massive Midwestern Farming Operation | Grigsby
Season 2, Episode 6 • 10m
S2.E6. What is the Grigsby? Learn about how this fifth-generation family farm got its start in Illinois. It has humble roots, and an incredible legacy. Here is the story.
0:05 Randy Leka labels the Grigsby as one of the most interesting properties in the state of Illinois. It has a rich heritage.
0:30 The Grigsby family came from eastern Tennessee, where they were for several generations. Today, they're in Illinois, where they've been for multiple generations. We hear from numerous family members as they share their story.
2:45 Leka talks about their past, and heralds the threads of tradition and heritage woven together that create the story it is today.
3:45 For generations, many things came together to create what it is. But it happened. The plan worked. And it keeps working today.
5:00 Rooted in strong Christian principles, the Grigsby farm is blessed with opportunities, but the family, their partners, and employees work hard for the common goal. It doesn't come without significant thought, planning and effort.
5:45 We see some of the different areas of focus for this farm, and what it does best.
7:45 Then, they discuss futuristic operational concepts, and will continue growing into the future.
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