This section features snapshots from the history of farming.

Dale Krekelberg describes how farmers used to go in with neighbors to invest in equipment and infrastructure, work together on various tasks, and enjoy socializing over meals.

Bill Ruhland describes the mutual help that neighbors used to give each other in the past, and how farmers in their fields would stop and visit with their neighbors over the fence.

Paul Engel discusses witnessing the 1980s economic crisis in farming.