Alexandria History: George Washington, The Farmer – Virginia Connection Newspapers

Alexandria History: George Washington, The Farmer
Virginia Connection Newspapers
He also raised cattle, pigs, sheep, and poultry. #He also saw the importance of crop rotation to … This change in farming methods and crops also began moving Mount Vernon away for dependence on slave labor. He constantly engaged in well documented …

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Two years after immigration laws, Georgia, Alabama are stable – Alexandria Town Talk

Two years after immigration laws, Georgia, Alabama are stable
Alexandria Town Talk
Immediately after the laws were passed, farmers in both states complained that foreign workers who lived there had left and that the itinerant migrants who generally came through were staying away. American workers weren't stepping forward to perform

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