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Farmer donates charity to non-profits

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Mar 28 2013 07:00:00 PM CDT
Updated On: Mar 29 2013 06:17:49 PM CDT

A Schuylkill County farmer is passing on charity to his community.

A Schuylkill County farmer is passing on charity to his community.

David Kistler of New Ringgold has won two donations of $2,500 from the Monsanto Fund.

He's giving the money to the West Penn Fire Company and Schuylkill County 4H.

Kistler was a winner of the Monsanto Fund's initiative "America's Farmers Grow Communities."

Since the USDA declared Schuylkill County a disaster area due to last year's dry weather Kistler won two $2,500 prizes instead of one.