Harvesting machinery

Horse and cart transport of harvest - barleylands 2011 -IMG 6220.jpg
The traditional method of bringing in the harvest by horse and cart
DeWolf beet harvester at Lamma - IMG 4647.jpg
A Beet harvester
MF Combine IMG 4635.jpg
A modern Combine
Claas Quadrant 3200 baler and Claas 840 tractor - IMG 4722.jpg
A Claas High density baler
Bamlett trailed mower at Newby 09 - IMG 2496.jpg
A trailed mower of a design originaly for used with horses

Harvesting machinery is the term used to describe all the fiferent machines used to havest crops rather than cultivation machinery used to prepare the ground for planting crops.


add a history of harvesting mechanisation here please.

Types of harvester

Root crops
  • Pea viner

See also

References / sources

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