New Barry County Century Farm Family awarded
Barry County Extension Office awarded a Century Farm Family at a special potluck banquet at Rocky Edmonson Park in Cassville on Thursday, September 7. The award this year goes to Jerry Henderson for his farm located on Farm Road 2060 outside of Monett. The farm was purchased by his great-great grandfather Andrew J. Henderson in 1885. The 160 acres qualifies after being in the family for 132 years. The family is pictured above with a representative from the Extension Office. From left to right: Reagan Bluehl, Derek Couch, Colleen Henderson Evans, Katherine Wormington, Jerry Hendrson, Devon Forsyth holding baby Henry Forsyth, Nadean Merritt and Preston Forsyth.