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This roundup of global food, farming, and agricultural photos appears every Sunday on Big Picture Agriculture. U.S.A. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'YzsPT_fDTEZxDQOgZFsU2A',sig:'pgUt8J720xcXooExE8-X358PYTpTUMD_XDpV_3-r16g=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'973977104',caption: false ,tld:'co.uk',is360: false })
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Williamson, West Virginia. 1935. Photo by Ben Shahn. FSA Photo NYPL Digital Collection Every Thursday a carefully selected old agricultural photo is featured here on Big Picture Agriculture — lest we forget how things used to be.
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A local Boulderite alternative health practitioner told me about this subject that I'm featuring today. Apparently Native Americans and the Amish people use the hedge apple, or Osage orange, as a cancer cure, dementia preventative, anti-inflammatory, and pain cure remedy. The narrator in this video used it for back pain! To take the hedge apple, it is recommended that you freeze it and then
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Elderly woman reading the newspaper, 1930-1940. State Library of Queensland. Here are a few Ag Links that I've collected over the last month. I hope you're all enjoying your summer and keeping up with the garden and fields... Monsanto No More: Agri-Chemical Giant's Name Dropped In Bayer Acquisition | NPR Would Rachel Carson Eat Organic? | The Conversation Crisis on the High Plains: The Loss
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Dusting tobacco shades with helicopter. Quincy, Florida. May 1950. State Library and Archives of Florida. Every Thursday a carefully selected old agricultural photo is featured here on Big Picture Agriculture — lest we forget how things used to be.
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I've always loved green peas. To this day, for lunch, I'll grab a frozen bag and cook a cup of them to go with whatever. Back in my 20's single days, I like to tell people that my go to meal was frozen peas and fish sticks. Some people might call that pathetic, but it was fast and fairly healthy. And though there are many amazing treats from a home garden, I've always considered freshly shelled
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As most readers here know, I grew up on a farm in Eastern Nebraska. I was the only daughter and had two brothers. Thus, I learned to entertain myself - it was the only choice I had. As I became a teenager, I enjoyed running on my farm and on the gravel roads that made up the section around our farm. In my college creative writing class, I used that subject for a piece. To read it now, it feels as
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Children gathering potatoes on a large farm. Vicinity of Caribou, Aroostook County, Maine, October 1940. Library of Congress. Every Thursday a carefully selected old agricultural photo is featured here on Big Picture Agriculture — lest we forget how things used to be.
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