Friesland, Wis.-based Alsum Farms Inc. has agreed to purchase the potato equipment of Grand Marsh, Wis.-based Wagner Farms.
Under the agreement, Alsum Farms also will be leasing land and storage buildings from Wagner Farms, according to a news release.
“We look forward to taking our working relationship with the Wagner and Parr families to the next level,” Larry Alsum, president and CEO of Alsum Farms, said in the release. “The partnership allows us to continue our long-term relationship with Wagner Farms and supply our growing customer base with quality Wisconsin potatoes.”
Alsum Farms now grows potatoes on more than 2,300 acres in the lower Wisconsin River Valley and Grand Marsh, according to the release.