California Agriculture in the Classroom

John Deere, That's Who!

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John Deere, That's Who! John Deere, That's Who!

Back in the 1830s, who was a young blacksmith from Vermont, about to make his mark on American history? John Deere, that's who! This illustrated biography tells the story of John Deere and his contributions to agriculture. Learn how John Deere invented a steel plow and changed farming forever. 

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Illustrated by Tim Zeltner

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Tracy Nelson Maurer

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