The combine has a 6 cylinder, 100 HP engine. The capacity of the grain tank is 90 bushels. Compared with newer combines of about 4 times the grain capacity and horsepower.
The Farm Progress Show near Boone, Iowa had a great corn harvest demonstration with many leading edge combines, tractors and grain carts. Here was a New Holland CR7.90 Combine in action.
The farmers were thrilled with their 75 bushel per acre wheat - they were expecting something in the 40s. Wheat harvest using Case IH 8120 & 8230 combines and Case IH STX450 HD tractor with a Brent 1080 grain cart.
Vegetable farming is the growing of vegetables for human consumption. The practice probably started in several parts of the world over ten thousand years ago, with families growing vegetables for their own consumption or to trade locally.
Ronald Rayner, co-owner of A Tumbling T Ranches, explains how his no-till farming methods saves money and helps the environment with sustainable agriculture.
John Emerson is at the controls of his John Deere 9560 STS combine southeast of Genoa, Illinois. Trying to harvest as much corn as possible before the afternoon rains hit.
Even if it sounds so weird it seems that farming with salty water is now possible. One of the many adverse effects of global climate change is the rise of sea levels, which scientists say can increase the salinity level of fresh water reser