Wayne Knudsen, of K & B Turkeys, LLC, is a first generation turkey grower and produces 120,000 toms per year in Redwood County.
Wayne has served as a board member for the Echo SchoolDistrict/YME District (10 years), the MN River Valley Education District (3years) & the Redwood County Fair (3 years). In addition, for 23 years he has been an active member in his church, the Echo Alliance Church, and served as an elder, board member & treasurer.
Wayne and his wife Kay have been married 39 years. They have four children and eight grandchildren. He enjoys hunting, fishing, outdoor sports, traveling and spending time with friends and family. Issues of particular importance to Wayne are government regulations, antibiotic usage guidelines, L.P. shortages, and MPCA guidelines for piling & spreading litter on farm land.