Today, we are shining the spotlight on Josiah Henson. He was a farmer, a preacher, a community leader, a military officer, & an author.
He escaped slavery by fleeing to #Canada 🇨🇦 and contributed hugely to building the Black Canadian Community & taught #farming to ex-slaves!
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#Farmwork2FeedCanada acknowledges the hardships and sacrifices the black community endured becoming farmers in Canada while also celebrating their contributions and innovations to Canadian agriculture.
We strive to learn more about Canada's history everyday!