On the cover: Farming with horses was picturesque, but the work physically demanding. The nature of farms is changing as well, with farm corporations replacing the family farm.
Pamela A. Daniels
Frank J. Mason
Sally B. Schanbacher
Educational Services Section
Carl Oblinger, Head, Research and
Keith A. Sculle, Educational Services
Editor: Keith A. Sculle
Design and Layout: Cynthia A. Fuener
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