Meet John Rouse

Why are barns red? Don’t know? Meet Mr. John Rouse. John knows why barns are red and many more fascinating facts about farms and barns.

Laura stumbled upon John by chance while selling a home neighbor of Mr. Rouse. She grew captivated about his knowledge of photography and Lake County farm history. John is a local amateur photographer in Lake County. His focus is barns, farms, silos and stables. John has been photographing astounding pictures since 2011. His goal is to make the area farm heritage alive to a new and diverse audience. His website provides a valuable resource to those who are looking into farm mysteries and information. We encourage you to put a piece of straw in your mouth and check out his website at: