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The remains of a deserted 1800s farming community can be found in Little River State Park.
Added by Entropical Paradise
George Washington's Own 1793 Map of Mount Vernon
Before he was the first U.S. president, Washington surveyed the lands of colonial America.
February 20, 2017
Egg Vending Machine at Glaum's Ranch
At this California chicken ranch four bucks will get you 22 eggs and a chorus of dancing animatronic poultry.
Added by jmpasko
Mount Barry, Australia
The longest fence in the world stretches over 3,000 miles to keep the dingoes out.
Added by lewblank
Watkins Woolen Mill
One of America's first planned communities is preserved in a state park.
Added by jusTodd
The Long, Politically Fraught History of Seeds in the U.S.
We’ve come a long way from the government giving away free seeds.
November 29, 2016
Makarau, New Zealand
A gigantic sculpture garden packed with innovative oddities.
Added by lewblank
The Dry Stone Walls of the Aran Islands
Mortarless walls that stretch for miles are a lovely solution for creating grazing land in the harsh terrain of the Aran Islands.
Added by davidplotz1
How a Tiny New Zealand Town Became the Global Center of Sheep
It's all about innovation in sheep-shearing.
October 03, 2016
Is There Such a Thing as Too Many Blueberries?
The blueberry industry has gotten so big there's now a glut.
September 30, 2016
Why the Purple Skittle Tastes Different Outside America
The long-forbidden blackcurrant fruit is making a U.S. comeback.
September 09, 2016
Columbia Falls, Maine
Wild Blueberry Land
A theme park dedicated the official fruit of Maine.
Added by Lauren J Young
South Bristol, Maine
The Thompson Ice House Harvesting Museum
For nearly 200 years the same family has harvested ice from a small pond in eastern Maine.
Added by Anne Reddington
Some Farmers in Canada Set the World Record for Simultaneous Threshing
With antique machines, no less.
August 04, 2016
We're Getting Closer to Knowing Why Bees Are Dying Off Worldwide
One widely-used pesticide was found to reduce bee sperm counts.
July 27, 2016
Why Farming Was Probably Invented Many Times by Independent Humans
July 15, 2016
Gigrin Farm Red Kite Feeding Station
A Welsh sheep farm provides daily (non-sheep) meals to red kites, producing dazzling displays of aerial acrobatics.
Added by katherineplatt
Knight's Spider Web Farm
The "original web site," this farm in Northern Vermont encourages orb-weaver spiders to build their daily webs, and then sells the preserved masterpieces
Added by michelle
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