TITLE

A farm upbringing brings with it so many useful life lessons

PUB. DATE
September 2016
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;9/9/2016, Issue 1133, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A personal narrative of the author's experience with farm life is presented.
ACCESSION #
118038357

 

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