There’s Something Special About These 14 Iowa Farms From The Past

Farming is deeply engrained in Iowa culture – some might say it’s almost synonymous with our state. And while we’re used to driving through the state and seeing the vast fields and landscapes scattered with farms, it’s not very often that we get to see what all this would have looked like over 75 years ago. These 14 farms from Iowa’s past will bring you back, and remind you of just how different things are today.

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:

These photos definitely put things in perspective of just how far we’ve come in such a short period of time.