After his parents retirement and the generational switch, Jukka Lithovius is in charge of two farms; the farm in Lumijoki, as well as the farm in Liminka. While Jukka lives in the newer Kokkola farm, the Kuukkala farm was established in the 19th century. Like Jukka, his Father Antti used to be in business with Real Snacks as well.
The owner of two farms and a Real Snacks contract farmer in second generation.
Jukka’s family consists of wife Eevaleena and 4 children; Eemeli, Siiri, Saimi and Eelis. The Lithovius family grows 3 variations of potatoes; Lady Claire, Lady Britta and Lady Rosetta on an 8 hectare (20 acres) area. In Addition to potatoes the farm also grows barley and oats.
The best part about the job, according to Jukka, is to feeling of success. Even though nature dictates conditions and makes the process challenging he happy to be a farmer.