There’s Something Special About These 10 Delaware Farms From The Past

Delaware has been an agricultural state for as long as nearly anyone can remember – and it’s still a leading producer of poultry and peaches to this day! And, if you live in Delaware, you know all about the Delaware dairy cows that help produce some of the finest homemade ice cream that has ever existed. But, did you know just how many poultry farms, dairy farms, orchards and more were spread out throughout the state in the 1920s and 1930s? Luckily, with the help of the Delaware Department of Agriculure photograph archives,, we were able to dig up some incredible images that will show you just how these Delaware farms shaped the First State’s history.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

There’s just something about these peaceful photographs from the past that make you want to step back in time and enjoy days when life was simple and carefree in Delaware. Luckily, if you’re feeling this way, you can visit the old mariner’s town of Bowers Beach, where life is still the way it used to be.