A demonstration at a local Fall Folklore Jamboree showing traditional farming skills during the 19th and early 20th centuries using mules and horses.
Mules plowing a field.
Horses pulling a log.
“Some people dream of success … while others wake up and work hard at it.” ~Unknown
“A house is only a place. It has no life of its own. It needs human voices, activity and laughter to come alive.” ~Erma Bombeck
“I cannot endure to waste anything so precious as autumnal sunshine by staying in the house.” ~Nathaniel Hawthorne
This little cow came strolling down the road to greet us during our country road walk last night. Not to worry! He quickly found his way back under the fence and to his Mom.
“He could tell by the way animals walked that they were keeping time to some kind of music. Maybe it was the song in their own hearts that they walked to.” ~Laura Adams Armer
You haven’t truly visited West Tennessee until you’ve driven 25 miles an hour down a two lane highway behind a tractor. 🙂
… His beak is focussed; he is preoccupied,
looking for something, something, something.
Poor bird, he is obsessed! …
Laying all cozy in the shade by the barn
Enjoying some down time on the farm.