Nearly 100 students from five school districts toured Bauer Built and John Deere in Paton of Friday, Oct. 6, National Manufacturers Day.
Students toured the plants in the morning, and 150 local residents toured the factories in the afternoon.
The National Manufacturers Association, sponsor of National Manufacturers Day, had media staff on hand. According to Greene County Development Corporation director Ken Paxton, association staffers said the Greene County event was one of the best in the country. They planned to pass along pictures and information from the event to its membership.