Matt Pauly has traveled the world – he’s lived in New York, Paris, South Korea – but he’s still a farm boy at heart.
One sign that you have strong farm roots is when your rural road is named for your family.
Danelle Myer owns a small vegetable farm. Like many other small farmers, she’s passionate about the kind of operation she wants to grow: a small, local business.
Nate Pike has worked on on his Dodge City, Kan. ranch for quite a while. The former owner started ranching in western Kansas before 1900.
As a child, Robert Harris Jr. worked the cotton fields of southeastern Missouri’s boot heel. Like many sharecroppers’ children, he fled that life.