'Reaping What We Sow'
By Tom Larson
In 1913, an agriculture exposition drew about 20,000 people to Morris. Folks had problems finding places to sleep and churches which were trying to feed everyone ran out of food.
But the benefits far outweighed the logistical troubles. The expo underscored the importance of agriculture, not only as a way of life at that time, but as a harbinger of the future.
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