PBS Wisconsin Documentaries

A Farm Winter with Jerry Apps

Special | 56m 29s | Video has closed captioning.

Historian Jerry Apps remembers country winters spent on his family’s farm during the Great Depression and World War II. Apps recalls a time before electricity on the farm, when farmers milked cows by hand and "making wood" was a major part of winter's work.

Aired: 12/04/13

Rating: TV-G

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Funding for A Farm Winter with Jerry Apps comes through generous gifts from Holiday Vacations, Ron and Colleen Weyers, Edward J. Okray Foundation, the Wisconsin History Fund, funded in part …