Meet an Ohio grandmother who is a better corn husker than women almost half her age. Old-time farm chore keep her young.
Mapha Schaadt whipping through rows of corn in a 2003 husking competition. At age 90, Mapha has more energy than many women half her age.
Farm Collector Magazine Staff
Mapha Schaadt after taking first place in her division at the 2003 Ohio husking competition, where she picked 129 pounds in 20 minutes. Her winning corn husker technique includes using a husking peg, rather than the hook favored by many competitors.