Keywords: Corn Factory
Not part of the American "farm belt," Maine nonetheless has been known over the years for a few agricultural items, especially blueberries, sweet corn, potatoes, apples, chickens and dairy products.
Workers in Maine have labored in factories, on farms, in the woods, on the water, among other locales. Many of Maine's occupations have been determined by the state's climate and geographical features.
Burnham Morrill Corn Factory, Farmington, ca. 1930 Item Contributed byFarmington Historical Society Several crops were bountiful, including beans…
Sweet corn from Maine was popular all across the nation. Our interview with a former farmer Today farmers continue the challenge to survive.