Don Godfrey and his son Michael are pictured here in one of their fields in Meadowbank, PEI. The farm grows 1400 acres of crops which are spread throughout their properties in Cornwall and Meadowbank. They grow seed and table potatoes, grain, soybeans, hay and silage and they also have a cow-calf herd and a small feed lot primarily of Simmental cattle. Don’s wife June works off of the farm, however, she assists with the book keeping and financial management of the operation.
Active in the community Don is president of the Maritime Simmental Association,vice chair of the Easter Beef Show and Sale, sits on the board of the PEI Federation of Agriculture as a representative for the PEI Potatoe Board, and is a past member and chair of the PEI Farm Centre Board where he represented the PEI Cattleman’s Association.