The Day To Day Business Of Growing And Harvesting Crops For Food Is Brought To Dramatic Life In This Nebraska Children S Agriculture Book Of The Year As Children See Farmers And Their Machinery Hard At Work Farmers Lifted And Hauled, Cut And Chopped, Plowed And Planted, Waters And Mowed By Hand Or With Horses And Simple Equipment Until The First Tractor Appeared Now There Are Tractors With Eight Wheels And Tires Big Enough To Stand In, Skid Steers With Buckets For Lifting, And Sprayers That Look Like Huge Prehistoric Birds, As Well As Many Other Modern Computerized Farming Machines Here S A Look At Farm Machinery In The Modern Age.
Cris Peterson is the author of ten books for children, including Century Farm One Hundred Years on a Family Farm Horsepower The Wonder of Draft Horses and Harvest Year She has been honored by dairy and agricultural organizations across the country, both for her writing for children and her contribution to a clearer understanding of farming in the United States.
- 32 pages
- Fantastic Farm Machines
- Cris Peterson
- 11 August 2019 Cris Peterson