Talkin’ country in Canton

CANTON, S.D. - “Our goal is just to engage the guys who are here,” Steve Ziebarth said.

Ziebarth and a handful of others come to the nursing home in Canton to sit down and have coffee and donuts with some of the old farmers.

“This is KELOLAND, these are our friends, these our are neighbors, gathered around that table you’re going to find an encyclopedia worth of wisdom and knowledge and maybe a little bit of spice and whole bushel basket full of humor,” Bruce Grode of Canton said.

Bill Johnston is one of the residents here. He loves this kind of fellowship, something he never got a chance to do when farming.

“No there was too much work to do on the farm that’s the one good thing about this is you can meet your friends and have a good time,” Johnston said.

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