old farmers.


October 12 is Old Farmers Day,

a day devoted to old farmers and their farming techniques.

how will you celebrate?

“let us not forget that the cultivation of the earth

is the most important labor of man.

when tillage begins, other arts will follow.

the farmers, therefore, are the founders of civilization.”      

-daniel webster





image credit: ©iStockphoto.com/irman

35 responses »

  1. On my wife new Kelly Clarkson Show, they have put in an herb garden on the roof of the studio building, and we now enjoy fresh thai basil, along with carrots and other fresh vegetables…they will be highlighting the garden throughout the year, using the fresh ingredients when Chefs come on the show…we should all become farmers to some degree – but also support real, local farmers instead of mega-companies….

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