A fifth generation of farmers is born as Josh Remillard lifts his 5-year-old son, Wyatt, onto the hay merger while working a field on Route 22 in Peru. The Remillard farm uses a hay merger to make larger rows in getting ready for the chopper. It’s been a wet summer in the North Country, so farmers are taking advantage of any sunshine they get in trying to harvest their hay.
JOANNE KENNEDY/ P-R PHOTO
From August 2017