Iowa Century Farm

Hinkeldey farm turns 100-plus

Honored as century farm

Cover crops, big combines and towering wind turbines across the road would surprise Dietrick Hinkeldey who came from Germany and purchased the farm two miles south and west of Hanover 119 years ago. Dietrick’s son Fred and Fred’s wife Hulda Hinkeldey homesteaded the farm. Next, it passed into the possession of son Raymond Hinkeldey. And now it’s in the hands […]