Seed to Table - Farming at Mount Vernon

29:49 Published June 20, 2014

This program provides students with the opportunity to learn more about George Washington as a farmer and a businessman. Students also learn about how a farm works; how farm resources are managed; how the foods we eat are produced; and how simple machinery works. In addition, the program gives information about the operation of a water-powered gristmill, the jobs that exist at a farm and mill, and the importance of animals to farming.

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