So God Made A Farmer – What About the Modern Farm? | chrischinn
February 5, 2013 3 Comments
Like so many others I was moved by Dodge Truck (Ram) tribute to the American Farmer during the Super Bowl. Part of it is that I was raised listening to Paul Harvey, nearly every morning and noon, with “The Rest of the Story” in the afternoon. In the Midwest of my youth if you were within earshot of a radio, the world stopped for those five minutes. Still another thing I miss, that decent man telling us what was going on, sometimes from his farm.
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This is from one of our UNL extension agents, with some information I didn’t know about the video. Here is her blog as well.
Great comments from Chris Chinn regarding the Paul Harvey Poem “So God Made A Farmer” and how it applies to the Modern Farm!!! I am a football fan, though, and can relate to everyone who got a little tear in their eye after watching this commercial. Please share the YouTube video as for every view, Dodge will make a donation, up to $1 million, for the Future Farmers of America (FFA)!
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