by Sally Colby
Layne Klein’s father left Minnesota during the dust bowl years and headed for Pennsylvania. That was in autumn 1935, when many farms were for sale.
“This farm was originally 58 acres and cost $5,800,” said Layne, describing the family farm in Easton, PA. Over the last 50 years, the Klein family has remodeled and expanded the farm, and today, they farm about 500 acres including rented ground. This autumn, Layne, his wife Beth and their family will celebrate the farm’s 85th anniversary. (more…)