Head Start
Mon Nov 17, 2014 10:33 AM CST

Matt NcNany is an 18-year-old farmer from Harrisville, Pa., who has been raising and selling poultry and red meat products since elementary school.

His family always had a few head of cattle, and McNany got his love for farming from his dad, Doug. His entrepreneurial spirit first surfaced when he was 11.

"He came up with this idea to raise turkeys and sell them at Thanksgiving," says Lynna McNany, Matt's mother. So he did. "He took the money from his sales to buy his first four-wheeler."

By age 14, McNany was driving tractors and ...

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