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National Agriculture in the Classroom

Agricultural Literacy Curriculum Matrix


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John Deere's Powerful Idea: The Perfect Plow

John Deere’s farm equipment brand is famous around the world, but people may not know the story behind the man himself. Deere's humble blacksmith beginnings and a simple plow eventually led to massive success, but it wasn’t easy. The story behind the name will give readers new appreciation for the popular green tractors and equipment around today.

Author
Terry Collins
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