by Jeannine Snyder
Variations of this weather lore abound, involving both shepherds and sailors, and even appear in the Bible and Shakespeare.
See footage from 1930s-era cornhusking contests
MOTHER EARTH NEWS blogger is looking for people who remember sorghum syrup-making
Sears & Roebuck corn sheller leaves no clear trail of information.
These old iron videos show the labor intensive process of peanut harvesting in Virginia and Georgia.
by Leslie McManus
Catch a glimpse of life almost 100 years ago in this amateur film from 1919, which shows the labor intensive process of ice harvesting.
This photo was taken in September 1922. It shows brothers John and Carl Surine with their International threshing rig.
by Christian Williams
Twelve steam farming poems become an album of American folk music.