John Franseen processes custom ground beef Tuesday at Hewitt's Meat Processing Inc. in Lindsey. Hewitt's Meat recently won the 'Friend of Ag' Award from MACCI.
The Marshfield Area Chamber of Commerce and Industry honored the agricultural achievements of local individuals and businesses this week at its seventh annual Agri-Business Banquet.
Hewitt's Meat Processing Inc. of Lindsey was selected as MACCI's 2013 Friend of Agriculture, an award given to an individual or organization that exemplifies community service and innovation in the agriculture industry.
"They have a hand in a lot of Marshfield-area community activities," said Dennis Bangart, chairman of MACCI's Agri-Business committee. "They take a big part in the fair, and they're ...