Paul Kvistad

Paul Kvistad Poultry
1818 590th St
Wood Lake


Representing: Region 2

Paul Kvistad, a second-generation turkey farmer from Yellow Medicine County, owns and operates Paul Kvistad Poultry, which produces 200,000 light hens per year.

Currently Paul is serving on the Education/Workforce Committee for MTGA and has been on the board of the Yellow Medicine County Corn Growers for 16years. He served as a past member/president for the Echo Lions Club for 12 years and a past board member for the Farmers Co-op Elevator for nine years. In addition, he continues to usher at Swan Lake Church.

Paul would like to help bridge the gap between consumers and turkey producers, as well as continue to help increase the profitability of growing turkeys. Paul and his wife Jamie have three sons: Hunter, Payton and Brock. In his spare time, he enjoys watching their sons’ sporting events, fishing and spending time at their lake home.