VOLUMNIA FARM One of the oldest family operated and owned farms in Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana
PEOPLE & HISTORY
Chain of title
In 1828 Robert Ruffin Barrow purchased the property from James Bowie in Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana, near the town of Houma. Volumnia Farm has been continually owned and operated from that time until present by the same family, making it one of the oldest, if not the oldest, family owned business in Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana. Discover more >
The Louisiana Century Farm Program recognizes and honors Louisiana’s farmers, ranchers and forestry landowners who have owned family farm land for 100 years or more.
The Program is sponsored by the LSU AgCenter, Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry, Louisiana Farm Bureau Federation, and the Louisiana Land Bank.