This is a touching photo and tribute to all the hard working farmers that I know. I have seen first hand their love of the land, their families, and their products. There truly is a lot to learn from a man’s hands.
Some are born great, some achieve greatness, some have greatness thrust upon them! ~ William Shakespeare
Today’s farmer fits all three. Today we honor a young man who exemplifies greatness in every fabric of his life.
Hands Pictured Above: Matt Caswell Age: 30
Involvement in Agriculture: I am a fourth generation cotton farmer on the plains of West Texas. I live south of Lubbock,Texas on the Lubbock and Lynn County line with my beautiful wife of eight years and two gourgeous daughters who will certainly make mel pay for my raising.
A cotton farm in West Texas is an everchanging world that can show you the best days you’ve ever had and take everything away from you that very night. We live and die by Mother Nature with decisions we as farmers have absolutely zero control over. With growing costs and unstable markets throughout the world, farming is…
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