I just got out of the shower after spending four hours walking behind a plow picking up rocks by hand and tossing them out of the field in a manner not that different from how my farming ancestors would have done it two thousand years ago.
So this feels like a GREAT time to talk about the current state of technology in farming. 8)
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This one mostly happened while I was still a kid and its applications are obvious, yet it still merits at least a sentence or two to just reinforce how much time it saves when you are stumped trying to fix a problem with the hydraulics on a bailer and instead of having to walk all the way back to the house to call a mechanic and hope that he's near his phone you can instead call him from out in the field and be reasonably certain that he has his phone on him and can help you figure out what the problem is right there. T