Study says Amish expanding westward

Study says Amish expanding westward

There are 2 comments on the The York Daily Record story from Jul 29, 2010, titled Study says Amish expanding westward. In it, The York Daily Record reports that:

The search by the booming North American population of Amish for affordable, fertile farmland has produced settlements in 28 states and Ontario -- and has even led parties to scout recently for suitable properties in Alaska and Mexico.

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Enjoy Lancaster Now

Downingtown, PA

#1 Jul 29, 2010
...because we are pushing the Amish out...how many Amish do you find in the center of New York City...Lancaster in the next few decades will no longer have any farmland remaining; except in a "farm" museum. Sad - but it's only a matter of time.
Tom

Etters, PA

#3 Jul 29, 2010
I respect these people. I don't agree with all of their ways, but find them to be good neighbors and very trusting. About the only group left in our society who are God fearing, hard working and loyal to their families. They are always a welcome asset.

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