The L.W. Paul Living History Farm in Conway welcomed visitors Saturday morning to celebrate Syrup Day. Staff and volunteers showcased how syrup was made the old-fashioned way. 

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Larry Woodle hands a piece of cut sugar cane to visitors at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm Saturday morning. The farm was celebrating syrup…

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The L.W. Paul Living History Farm in Conway was celebrating Syrup Day Saturday, showcasing how syrup is made from sugar cane all the way to th…

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The L.W. Paul Living History Farm in Conway was celebrating Syrup Day Saturday, showcasing how syrup is made from sugar cane all the way to th…

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The L.W. Paul Living History Farm in Conway was celebrating Syrup Day Saturday, showcasing how syrup is made from sugar cane all the way to th…

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Walter Hill of the L.W. Paul Living History Farm in Conway talks with visitors during Syrup Day at the farm. Photo by Ian Livingston Brooking.

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Minnie the Mule awaits her turn to take part in the syrup making process. When Minnie walks around the grinder, the grinder removes the juices…

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The L.W. Paul Living History Farm in Conway was celebrating Syrup Day Saturday, showcasing how syrup is made from sugar cane all the way to th…

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The L.W. Paul Living History Farm in Conway was celebrating Syrup Day Saturday, showcasing how syrup is made from sugar cane all the way to th…

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The L.W. Paul Living History Farm in Conway was celebrating Syrup Day Saturday, showcasing how syrup is made from sugar cane all the way to th…

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The juices from a sugar can plant leak into the bucket below as Minnie the Mule makes her way around the grinder. The L.W. Paul Living History…

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The L.W. Paul Living History Farm in Conway was celebrating Syrup Day Saturday, showcasing how syrup is made from sugar cane all the way to th…

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Minnie the Mule makes her way around the grinder that squeezes out the juices from a sugar cane plant. The juices will be then warmed and stir…

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The juices from the sugar cane plant are heated and stirred for nearly eight hours at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm in Conway. The farm wa…

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