Episode 219 - One Town's Treasure   addthis
In Connecticut, one farm family that was under heavy pressure to sell decided not to wait for a white knight. They took their case straight to the town, and saved their farm. 

 

 

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Dairy and poultry farms produce two important products for Connecticut farmers, but the Constitution State is also an important source of timber and nursery plants. And Connecticut is the place where "branding" got it start. Colonial-era farmers were required by law to permanently mark their pigs. The practice soon spread to cattle. 

Links
Connecticut Farm Bureau
Connecticut Department of Agriculture

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