Paul Todd operating tractor and pulling silage chopper. Silage being made from a mixture of corn and sorghum then stored in trench silo with concrete sides and bottom. Chopper and wagons owned jointly by four farmers and two other newly constructed concrete trench silos have been tilled this year with the equipment. Excellent crop of silage on Huntington and Mimosa soil. Located two miles south of Woodbury.
context One in a series of photographs of agricultural activities in Cannon County, TN that were taken by W.L. Clement, District Conservationist for the U.S. Soil Conservation Service, and his assistants between the mid-1940s and mid-1970s.
People in Photograph
Photographs of W.L. Clement, U.S. Soil Conservation Service
John Deere tractors; Silage machinery;
Cannon County (Tenn.)
Soil Conservation District or Watershed
TN-SCD-19; Stones River
Approx. 4.5" x 4"
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May be freely reproduced. Please credit the original photograph to: United States Soil Conservation Service. Credit the source of the digital item to: Digital Initiatives, James E. Walker Library, Middle Tennessee State University.
Digital Initiatives, James E. Walker Library, Middle Tennessee State University