The Life of Laura Ingalls Wilder: Part 7

Growing a Prosperous Farm

Almanzo showing off his apple trees in the Orchard.  Photo from Hoover Library.  The farm was so successful that Laura was invited to speak to other growers' associations around the state.  


Almanzo "haying" at Rocky Ridge Farm with their horses, Buck and Billy.  Photo:  Hoover Library


Laura with one of her horses named Governor of Orleans.  Photo:  Hoover Library.