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Nov 5, 2010 - What Can You Make With A Bale of Cotton?

An amazing day was spent with Dan Taylor, former owner of Buster's Gin in Ropesville, TX. Dan invited us out to he and his wife Linda's beautiful home to see his museum of cotton memorabilia which takes up an entire barn and his tractor collection (which fills another barn). He spent several hours with us, showing us old machinery that was used to plant,harvest and gin cotton. Dan has been in the cotton business since the 1970's not only owning the Gin but farming over 4000 acres (mostly cotton). Dan donated a bale of cotton for President...

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