Before the industrial revolution began, all farming was done by man or beast. That was soon to change, though, once engineers figured out how to make diesel and gasoline engines mobile. What led to this accomplishment? Let’s take a brief look at the early history of industrial tractors.
Though farming has been a part of human living for as long as humans have been on this earth, the amount of national dependency had not been so high as the mid-1800s. With the population of the world growing, and more specifically the US, the need for farmers to work quickly and efficiently had never been so dire.… Read the rest