New home building is to be one home on 40 acres. That's too small to farm in a meaningful way to the economy...
It wasn't too small when tobacco was grown in Maryland. 40 acres was a big tobacco farm.
posted on 11/01/2011 11:21:24 PM PDT
by Smokin' Joe
(How often God must weep at humans' folly. Stand fast. God knows what He is doing)
To: Smokin' Joe
That’s because the tobacco farmers could only grow what they had government allotments to grow. It’s very tightly controlled. A tobacco allotment is a coveted thing.
posted on 11/02/2011 4:35:54 AM PDT
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