Blane and his wife Kristi live with their four children outside of Elkhart. They raise purebred Durocs with a focus on showpig and breeding stock production. Blane also judges swine shows at the local, state and national level.
Blane and Kristi are also production partners with the Maschhoffs in a wean to finish operation and parter with Blane’s parents in a corn and soybean operation in Southern Logan Country.
Blane serves as the Central Director on the United Duroc Swine Registry. Additionally, he serves on the Purebred Swine Council, IL Bred, and their county Parrish Council. He’s very active with youth in their community and throughout the state in the livestock industry.