Tex Avery's Vision of the Future of Farming Over 60 Years Ago

TEX AVERY'S VISION OF THE FUTURE OF FARMING OVER 60 YEARS AGO

[caption id="attachment_3083" align="aligncenter" width="618"]From Tex Avery's "World of Tomorrow", via Modern Farmer From Tex Avery's "World of Tomorrow", via Modern Farmer[/caption] Tex Avery, the creator of Bugs Bunny and many other classic cartoon characters, had a vision of what the world would look like a century from 1954. His animated shorts, The World of Tomorrow, were meant as humorous takes on the future, including The Farm of Tomorrow and what modern farms would look like just a few decades from now. (Skip ahead to the 19:29 mark for the beginning of The Farm of Tomorrow) The Wold of Tomorrow! (According to Tex Avery and MGM in the 1950s) from Kyle McArdle on Vimeo. Modern Farmer brought this to our attention, and they even ranked Mr. Avery's ideas based on how absurd and functional they would actually be. Jumping corn, now that's something I'd like to see!

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