Spring Break Report
Victoria G. Myers Progressive Farmer Senior Editor
Mon Mar 30, 2015 10:50 AM CDT

T.J. Menn has managed to do something no Illinois farm boy has ever done before. He's turned agriculture into a Facebook trend among students at Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government in Boston.

"Farm Trek has been the talk of the school. I'm still being asked how it went. And every day I see Facebook profile pictures changing to someone holding a duck, or bottle feeding a calf. It's like the farm has come to Harvard," said Menn.

Last month, the 32-year-old West Point graduate who grew up in Carthage, reached out through the DTN/TheProgressiveFarmer news site to ...

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