August 1 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
The introduction of electricity in the 1920s dramatically changed the way the farmer and the farmers wife processed their dairy products. Milking machines decreased the farmers labor and new refrigeration safely preserved milk for consumers. Homemakers turned to electric motors to separate, cream, and churn butter. Visit the I Floyd Garrott tenant house and test your skill at churning butter by hand and experience first hand the advantages of electrical power. FREE with park admission. 11:00am-3:00pm.