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Draft Power: Using horses, oxen and mules on the farm

Aug 30th, 2010
Draft Power: Using horses, oxen and mules on the farm

by Marnie Jones Farming with draft animals may appear, to some, as  a nostalgic diversion or an antiquated practice, a vestige of times gone by. For many farmers, it is much more—a practical means of accomplishing the daily work of farming without sacrificing economy, beauty, or sensitivity to the land and soil. When it comes
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