In commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of Nebraska statehood and the family farm, AKSARBEN and Acclaim Press are pleased to present this exciting new book, Nebraska Pioneer & Heritage Farms, celebrating our award-winning century farms.
In addition to the 61-year history of the Pioneer Farm Awards program, the book features a special chapter show-casing over 8,500 Nebraska award-winning farms.
The family farm is the very root of agriculture and is proud heritage. All of the farms included in this volume are officially certified and documented for inclusion in this book. Never has anything comparable to this been published.
ABOUT THE BOOK
Timeline of important events in both Nebraska and U.S. farming history
History of AKSARBEN
Special feature on the Sod House, home of the early pioneers and overview of the importance of the state
Nearly 500 individual farm histories, with hundreds of photographs
Hundreds of historic and modern photographs of farming scenes and methods, crops and livestock, and farm families
Complete roster listing thousands of Pioneer & Heritage Farm recipients through 2016
Proceeds from the sale of this book will also help other communities and organizations preserve their history through Our American Heritage Project, a non-profit organization.
Product Dimensions: 8.5x11
Cover Type: Hardcover