Pictorial Past | Spotlight on Rock Island FFA rancher

Mike Sachs, left, and his father, Howard, pause for cameraman Gary Smith during the filming of a documentary in August of 1973. Mike Sachs, named FFA Pacific Regional Star Farmer of America, was the subject of the film that showed how he developed his supervised ranching program for raising registered Herefords. He and his father operated a 13,000-acre spread near Rock Island that centered around beef and wheat production. (Provided photo/Wenatchee World archives)