Category Archives: Agriculture

Chasing Wild Geese

My curiosity has been piqued lately. Want to chase a few wild geese with me? Wild Goose #1.┬áRev. John E. King brought in two wonderful panoramic photos of a church and congregation on behalf of the Administrative Commission for Walnut … Continue reading

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Lady Lindy, Champion Egg Layer

My buddy Toinette Madison, director of the Boone County Heritage Museum, recently ran across a newspaper article from the July 22, 1927, issue of the Harrison Times about a record-breaking egg-laying hen from Northwest Arkansas. Toinette shared the article with … Continue reading

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Back to the Land

Living off the land was a necessity for the settlers who moved to Northwest Arkansas in the 1800s. They had to build shelter and farm in order to survive. But over the years there have been individuals and groups for … Continue reading

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