Looking For Very Old Farms

The state is looking for old family farms — farms that have been in the same family for at least 200 years as part of Alabama’s bicentennial commemoration. The Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries says it wants to highlight farms that have been owned by the same family for at least 200 years. But first, the agency has to locate those operations. Families have to complete forms that document family ownership and describe the farming activities on the land