Thursday, November 2, 2017

Raising Bees and Honey in Colorado 1939

George Arnold exhibits a super of honey raised on his farm in Chaffee County, Colorado. Photographer: Arthur Rothstein. October 1939. Farm Security Administration. Library of Congress.

George Arnold and his son inspect some of the hives which produce a considerable amount of supplemental income on their farm in Chaffee County, Colorado.

Every Thursday a carefully selected old agricultural photo is featured here on Big Picture Agriculture — lest we forget how things used to be.