Learn About The History Of Farming

Learn About The History Of Farming
Where would we be in this country without the farmer? Many of us are accustomed to always having the food of our choice, whenever we want it, and we don’t even consider the source. Even the recent pandemic did not limit our food supply in a drastic way. Not every country is so fortunate. Perhaps, we should take a moment to honor farmers, both past and present. What better time than on Old Farmers Day. History of Farming Farming in the U.S. changed with the first English settlers in North America. Contrary to what many people think today, settlers already knew how to farm productively from their experience in Europe. Once they were here, it was about growing crops they learned about from Native Americans, such as maize. This is a multi-colored corn like what we use in our fall displays today. In these early times, the term ‘Indian … Read More