Former Bean Leader/Farmer Passes
January 17, 2018
Former Manvel, North Dakota farmer Les Hutton passed away Monday, January 15. Hutton raised dry edible beans for many years and founded Turtle River Bean Company. He owned and operated the business until selling in 2001. In addition, Hutton is a past board member of the Red River Bean Growers Association, serving as president from 1981-1883.