1964: By the year 2014, it is anticipated, our population will have doubled and Congress, instead of curbing farm output, may be offering incentives for increase in production. Even so, the mellow independence and freedom of the old days of the small family farms is something we are not likely ever to see again. [August 14, 1964 Evening News in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan]
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How on point and sad :( But the truth is that our ever growing demand forces things to go that way.