In Dec. I took a machine shearing class in Brookings, SD. I also took a class in Sep. in Augusta, WI from David Kier. Both classes were really good and I learned a lot!
Machine Shearing! :https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tKFzJhg9WTc
Here, I am doing a blade shearing demo: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P6ZF5TvwXeI
I left a day early for South Dakota and had a day for tourist stuff. Enjoy!
Dirt road in western MN
Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum, DeSmet:
Ma and Pa's town house. They added on to the original house. The inside was very nice.
A real lake, I don't know what it's name is, just so one has a idea of what Silver Lake may have looked like.
The AG Heritage Museum, Brookings: