Growing Aware, Farming in Lawrence County

Growing Aware, Farming in Lawrence County


This book is a collection of articles and photographs about farming and farm life in Lawrence County through the years.   In addition to articles about livestock, implements and crops by Donna White Burton, Dan and Holly Scherer have written about Lawrenceville Greenhouses, Janet Akin Faro about Clarence Akin and the Akin Seed Company, John Hamilton about an experience with Piper's bulls, James Allison about memories of his father, Dr. Allison, Barbara Burgoon Gognat about the Burgoon Pony Farm, Larry Curry about African American farmers, Nancy King about the organization of Home Bureau, John King about the history of Farm Bureau, and Flossie Price about FFA and FHA.These and many other subjects, as well as over 125 vintage photographs and original illustrations by Ellen White, are included in this publication

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