“Harvest Time” by reporter Jim Dayton in Sunday’s Gazette was such a wonderful portrayal of the great American farmer.

Rich Templeton, his son and grandson really show the true spirit of hard work, perseverance and dedication.

Their story reminded me of my own father-in-law who also gave of himself to the earth.

The days of the family farm are fast disappearing from the American landscape. It’s so refreshing to see and hear a part of that lifestyle is still alive.

God bless the American farmers.

TOM LIEDER

Janesville

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