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Basically, to see where we came from. This town is not solely built on what is going on now — it was built on our past. There are kids around here who might not know what a tractor was used for. Brad Harrell Mount Airy


I think it is because so many kids nowadays are thinking digital. They're thinking iPhones and computers. And before long there will be very few kids who are interested in farming. Bob Mathis Tobaccoville


They just need to see what's going on — to see where your milk comes from, your cows, your chickens — to see where your eggs come from. A lot of kids don't know that. Morris Caison Pender County


In my opinion, because it's just dying out. My little boy, we teach him. We still plant a garden. Most of these kids will never know that. Crystal Hamilton Mount Airy


Why is it important for children to learn about agriculture?

Basically, to see where we came from. This town is not solely built on what is going on now — it was built on our past. There are kids around here who might not know what a tractor was used for.

Brad Harrell

Mount Airy

http://www.mtairynews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/web1_Scenic-1.jpgBasically, to see where we came from. This town is not solely built on what is going on now — it was built on our past. There are kids around here who might not know what a tractor was used for.

Brad Harrell

Mount Airy

I think it is because so many kids nowadays are thinking digital. They’re thinking iPhones and computers. And before long there will be very few kids who are interested in farming.

Bob Mathis

Tobaccoville

http://www.mtairynews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/web1_Scenic-2.jpgI think it is because so many kids nowadays are thinking digital. They’re thinking iPhones and computers. And before long there will be very few kids who are interested in farming.

Bob Mathis

Tobaccoville

They just need to see what’s going on — to see where your milk comes from, your cows, your chickens — to see where your eggs come from. A lot of kids don’t know that.

Morris Caison

Pender County

http://www.mtairynews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/web1_Scenic-3.jpgThey just need to see what’s going on — to see where your milk comes from, your cows, your chickens — to see where your eggs come from. A lot of kids don’t know that.

Morris Caison

Pender County

In my opinion, because it’s just dying out. My little boy, we teach him. We still plant a garden. Most of these kids will never know that.

Crystal Hamilton

Mount Airy

http://www.mtairynews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/web1_Scenic-4.jpgIn my opinion, because it’s just dying out. My little boy, we teach him. We still plant a garden. Most of these kids will never know that.

Crystal Hamilton

Mount Airy

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