May 2021 Sprouts
Check out this adorable and dynamic artwork from a new artist!
Alex Bowers, 7, is this month’s featured artist. The son of Joel and Heather Bowers, Martinsburg, West Virginia, Alex will receive a Farm Collector T-shirt:
Have a budding artist in your family? Send your kids’ or grandkids’ farm-related artwork to Farm Collector, and we’ll send a T-shirt to the monthly winner. Send submissions to Farm Collector, 1503 SW 42nd St., Topeka, KS 66609-1265. Please include the artist’s name, age and hometown and a recent photograph. A release form will be sent to the parents of each artist whose work is selected for publication; the release must be signed and returned to Farm Collector before the artwork can be published. For more information, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A Fable of Two Farm Brothers
Check out this farm fable from turn-of-the-twentieth-century author, George Ade, about two brothers.
Sharing the Past with the Grandkids
Look at this heart-warming photo from a reader about a multigenerational family and their collection of farm equipment.
More Outhouse Memories
A privy in need of a license plate The outhouse stories in previous issues made me chuckle. I was born in East Marion, Long Island, New York (winter population 300) in 1943. We lived in the village and had a two-seat privy which was only used when the power went out, during hurricanes and blizzards. We […]