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Mark Wilkes

Meet Mark Wilkes. He was born in Lubbock, Texas. He lives and farms in Meadow, Texas. Mark is a member of the board of directors of Texas Organic Cotton Marketing Cooperative.  He married Stacey in 1989 and they have three boys and two girls. He and his family attend the First Baptist Church in Sundown, Texas. Markís hobbies are cooking and hunting.

He is a second generation farmer who follows in his fatherís footsteps. In the year of 1990, Mark began to prepare the soil for organic use. He now farms over 3,000 acres of land growing organic peanuts, soybeans, corn, wheat and watermelons, in addition to organic cotton.