Agriculture

agriculture-01 Cider press late 1800s. Presses like this were used to squeeze juice from apples to make cider.
The Clipper Fanning Mill. This small hand cranked mill was used for shucking the shells from the wheat before bagging it. agriculture-02
agriculture-03 Cow feeding pig in Hawley’s barnyard in east Lynden circa 1890. It was a regular practice for pioneers to use milk cows to feed other young animals when the mothers were killed by accident or predator.
A shot of the farmyard with a variety of farmyard implements. agriculture-04
agriculture-05 Petaluma Incubator. This kerosene powered incubator was used to keep eggs nice and warm until they hatched and also to keep the newly hatched chicks warm until they were strong enough to move to the chickhouse
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