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Photo by Carol Rolf/Contributing Photographer

The Parmer Lee Hankins Sr. family of Oil Trough is the 2013 Independence County Farm Family of the Year. Family members include, from the left, Lucinda and Parmer Hankins; their daughter-in-law, Kendra Hankins; their son, Parmer “Lee” Hankins Jr.; and their grandsons, Christian, 5, standing, and Joshua, 2, being held by his father. Not shown are the Hankinses’ younger son, Phillip Tyson Hankins, and his wife, Janie, who live in Fayetteville.