Founded in 1974, Christensen Farms is one of the largest, family-owned and operated producers of pork in the United States. The company serves clients in Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, Colorado and Illinois. It operates more than two feed mills to produce feed for pigs. Christensen Farms serves the global export market. The company offers contract swine production, site purchase and swine nutrient sale services for producers. It maintains an agronomy department that provides advisory services. The company serves over 12 million people annually. It is a recipient of the Business and Industry Award from the Minnesota Association of Agricultural Educators. Christensen Farms additionally offers pork handling tips.