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    Vanishing Barns (NY Times)

    Vanishing Barns Signal a Changing Iowa
    http://www.nytimes.com/2008/09/07/us/07iowa.html

    Be sure to click on the Interactive Multimedia (repeatedly). Some here are probably from the towns mentioned. Not surprisingly, in one picture the farm wife is wearing an Iowa State t-shirt.



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    Re: Vanishing Barns (NY Times)

    Whew! When I saw the thread title, I thought this was about Harrison.



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    Re: Vanishing Barns (NY Times)

    Quote Originally Posted by SouthJerseyCy View Post
    Whew! When I saw the thread title, I thought this was about Harrison.
    Me too.......screw Iowa's cultural heritage. We need Harrison Barnes!



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    Re: Vanishing Barns (NY Times)

    Good story. It also tells the very true story about how cut thoat farming has become, and how hard it is for us young farmers to get things rolling.


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