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Stories Tagged "preservation"

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Market to Market (June 13, 2014)

posted on June 13, 2014 at 8:20 PM

Market to Market (June 13, 2014)
Full Program: Preservationists document the history of the American farm, by listening to those who remember. A rare display of unity in Washington results in a multibillion dollar project to shore up U.S. ports and improve flood control in the Grain Belt. The... Full Story

State Shields 2,389 Farm Acres From Development

posted on June 15, 2012 at 4:46 PM

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Twenty-eight more Pennsylvania farms in 14 counties are being protected from development. The Pennsylvania Agricultural Land Preservation Board on Thursday approved easements to preserve the farms and 2,389 acres of land... Full Story

Efforts Started to Photograph, Preserve Old Barns

posted on February 24, 2012 at 11:04 AM

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Thousands of precariously leaning, rotting barns with peeling paint and missing boards dot America's rural landscape. The aging relics hold a certain romance for many, and interest is growing in numerous states in saving... Full Story

Preserving Pennsylvania's Barns

posted on July 24, 2009 at 8:07 PM

Preserving Pennsylvania's Barns
The Historic Barn and Farm Foundation of Pennsylvania works to preserve its icon barns. Full Story

Market to Market (June 12th, 2009)

posted on June 12, 2009 at 9:06 PM

Market to Market (June 12th, 2009)
Full Program: Market analyst Sue Martin. Full Story

Barn Restoration

posted on June 12, 2009 at 8:06 PM

Barn Restoration
Too often, America’s fertile fields succumb to development and disappear forever along with the rustic barns that once dotted the rural landscape. Increasingly though, landowners are investing time and money in hopes of saving the iconic structures. Full Story

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