Carroll County ag students raise and harvest sorghum
By Christopher Brooke, Reporter
Friday, September 28, 2012 at 6:00 am (Updated: September 28, 6:00 am)
HILLSVILLE — This weekend’s homework for the Carroll High agricultural students: Make molasses.
Part of their classroom work up to now has been cultivating and harvesting the sorghum to cook up the traditional sweetener.
The ag classes and the Future Farmers of America chapter will carry out their assignment, for extra credit, at Shockley’s Old Timey Day on Saturday.
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