This is the true story of how you get your milk. And because this is the story of a family dairy farm in Vermont it is also the true story of how you get delicious, Grade A maple syrup. Author Alan Pistorius embedded with the Treadway family for a year, recording four seasons of milking, fixing, plowing and syrup making. Pistorius' careful observations make for a powerful meditation on farming, business and family.The farmequipment dealers are here, representing John Deere, DeutzAllis, White , Ingersoll, MasseyFerguson, ... Dick asks a dealer whom he knows what hea#39;s getting for his 120horse Deere tractor. ... waterwell drillers, plumbingandheating outfits and loghome builders, cattlebreeding services and computer portrait takers.
|Publisher||:||Garrett County Press - 2012-10-31|