Agricultural

Agricultural travel, including farm and machinery events, tractor shows, agricultural history

The Smith-Trahern House, a Clarksville Legend

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There’s nothing I enjoy more than touring a historic home. While visiting Clarksville, Tennessee on a hosted trip, I had a chance to tour the Smith Trahern home and learn about those who lived in this home and how their lives impacted the Clarksville area. While the home is owned by the City, it is […]

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Beachaven Winery, tour, taste and enjoy!

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During my hosted travel to Clarksville, Tennessee, we stopped at the wonderful Beachaven Winery and I had the chance to meet the owner, Louisa Beach Cooke.  We took a tour of the winery and Louisa shared the family history that started this wonderful place!  “My father Judge William O. Beach was the Montgomery County Mayor,” […]

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Barn Cats Traveled to the Farm

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When on the road, it is important to know that your home is safe and sound.  Thinking of the sound of little mice entering my farm house while I blindly travel about was disconcerting, so Barn Cats to the rescue! Before we lost our 15 year-old beloved Aussie mix Sherman, our farm/porch cat Shadow disappeared.  […]

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Perillio’s Pizzeria A Happening Place!

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A visit to Hendricks County, Indiana would not be complete without lunch as Perillo’s Pizzeria.  Damiano Perillo came to the States from Sicily and made his way to Chicago, then Indianapolis.  He wanted to live in a small town and that, and of course, a woman, is how he ended up in the small town […]

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Beasley's Orchard, a place for family fun

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On a press trip to Hendricks County, I got the chance along with a group of writers to visit Beasley’s Orchard.  Located in Danville, Indiana, this fun place had me at the hay ride, barn and best of all for this farm girl, a chance to shoot apples out of a cannon!  Yes, I said, […]

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