At the 2013 World Dairy Expo competition, the apple fell real close to the tree. The Grand Champion trophy went to a cloned cow named KHW Regiment Apple-3-Red-ETN, while second place went to her genetically identical source material, the original Apple-Red-ET.
The win highlights a murky area in…
Selling the Farm: 12 Vintage Pictures of Abandoned Farms
Farming has never been easy, but never more so than in the hard years of the Great Depression. Years of drought combined with overworked land saw thousands upon thousands of farmers simply left their farms behind, seeking a better life elsewhere.
We took a trip through the photo archives of the Library of Congress to find some the most forlorn abandoned farms from that time period.
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