MMPA Board Member


Shelly DePestel

Vice President

Lewiston, MN

Shelly is in partnership at Daley Farm of Lewiston LLP with her dad (Mike), uncle (Steve) and 4 brothers, Mark, Brian, Neil and Ben. They currently milk 1,425 cows, with all replacements also being home-raised. They also have 3,500 acres which consists of corn, alfalfa and pasture. Shelly and her husband Dean have 3 children. Shelly currently serves on the community relations committee for her local bank and is a MARL class V (Minnesota Agricultural and Rural Leaders) alumni. She enjoys reading, hiking and home renovation when time and money permits.