Question: "In your farming career, what do you think has been the biggest change that has happened?"
   "The seed, the seed that we plant today, all the herbicides, insecticides that we have, the research on everything has just boomed. And it's different farming today than it was 40 years ago. It really is…You have to be trained almost today to do farming, you know."
   Question: "You have to be a business person, you have to be a scientist,"
   "That's right. You do. You have to be more of a businessperson today than we did when I farmed. And you know, I've only been out of farming 20 years so."

Harry Hankel & The Biggest Change in Farming


Other Excerpts from Harry Hankel's Interview:

Pearl Harbor
Harry's War and POW Experience
Coming Home after the War
First Television
From Horses to Tractors