The story of a farm and its people


Read by Paul Fairchild

First published in 1975 by Viking Press, 25th Anniversary Edition published in 2000 by North Word Press, Ninth edition published in 2017 by the University of Wisconsin Press.

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The Land Remembers Book Cover“This beloved American memoir is about a farm and its people, recollections of a boyhood in Wisconsin’s driftless region in the 1920s and ’30s. Ben Logan grew up on Seldom Seen Farm with his three brothers, father, mother, and hired hand Lyle—’the fifth Logan boy.’ The boys discussed and argued and joked over the events around their farm, marked the seasons by the demands of the land, tested each other and themselves, and grew up learning timeless lessons.”
(From the University of Wisconsin Press Website.)  

 

 

Our friend Ben Logan passed away on September 19, 2014 in Viroqua, Wis.
Thank you Ben for sharing your words, your friendship, your life.
We will miss you, but we won’t forget you or your work. Happy Journeys!

Ben Logan’s Obituary – Vernon County Broadcaster

Ben Logan Tribute – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Ben Logan Tribute – GreatRiversNews.com

Tribute by Howard Sherpe – Westby Times