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Jul 7, 2014 - Frogmore Cotton Farm

We drove to Frogmore to take a tour of the 1800 ac. cotton farm, not we didn't tour the whole thing but did get an overview of the hardships of cotton picking back in the day! If you have seen 'Twelve Years a Slave' than you appreciate their efforts, of course now it's all done by machine. Their short growing season starts May 1st with seed planting, the harvest sometime in August; they produce the most unusual hibiscus looking flower that starts out pink then turns white before it falls off to make the cotton boll. Found a very good...

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