The Butler Farm in Rutherford County, Tennessee designated as Century Farm

The Butler Farm, founded by emancipated slaves from Rutherford County, Tennessee, has been in the same family for over 100 years, earning it the designation as Century Farm. The Tennessee Century Farms Program was created in the 1970s by the
Tennessee Department of Agriculture as part of the nation’s
bicentennial. Dee Butler applied for the honor after researching her families genealogy and learning the history of the farm. Read More

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