The Thurmans are African-American farmers of a small acreage, using sustainable practices to raise foodstuffs for themselves, their family and extended family of Black farmers in a small community, renting or bartering for additional land. They are involved with the youth in their area.
Interview Session 01 (Audio)
Life on a small Kankakee County farm
Interview Session 02 (Audio)
Walking tour of Thurman family farm
See also the Illinois State Museum's A-V Barn.