Did you know?
Today's multi functional machinery cut and thrash the grain, all while the farmer sits in the air conditioned combine cab. New combines can easily cost $350,000 to $500,000. The high cost of the machine has many farmers hiring someone to combine for them.
Did you know?
This log building was never a cabin. Franz and Maria Borchardt built the granary, on their farm, in Camden Township, about 1887. It was moved to the fairgrounds in 2007.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Industry & Commerce.
Location. 44° 50.745′ N, 93° 47.839′ W. Marker is in Waconia, Minnesota, in Carver County. Marker is on Burandt Boulevard, on the left when traveling south. Located on the Carver County Fairgrounds near Partridge Cir. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Waconia MN 55387, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Civil War Monument (approx. 0.7 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); World War I Monument (approx. ¾ mile away); Dakota Rail History in Mayer (approx. 5.2 miles away); Minnetonka -- Queen of the Inland Lakes (approx. 8.4 miles away); SurfSide Park (approx. 8½ miles away); 9/11 Memorial (approx. 8.7 miles away); Veterans Monument (approx. 9.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waconia.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 27, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 26, 2020, by Connor Olson of Lemmon, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 44 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 26, 2020, by Connor Olson of Lemmon, South Dakota. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.