When I lived in upstate New York, my favourite thing to do on the weekends was to cycle the 35 mi to my friend’s farm and throw hay bales all day. His hay business completely relies on ancient (and faulty) equipment. His youngest tractor was made in 1963 (that’s 54 years old), and the oldest […]
I’ve had a request for more tractor photos, so I plan to do a tractor gallery soon! Until then, let these photos of a John Deere 70 hauling a round baler tide you over. We’ve* had limited success with the round baler, but we* made four times as many round bales this year as last […]
I posted some hay field photos last year, but I thought I would post some from this year (belatedly). There’s Hercules! Two farmer friends (if you look closely one of them is making a face at me) We got a lot of bales from this field!
These are really old photos from earlier this summer that I never had a chance to post. My friend and I have been cleaning out an old (very old) barn, which was full of hay up to the waist. We’ve been baling the hay and selling it cheaply as mulch hay, which has the advantages […]
A beautiful autumn day…gotta make hay while the sun shines!