HUMBOLDT Today, tractors as large as small buildings, can work fields that 100 years ago would have been considered a complete farm, in a days time.
Many a family farm in the early 1900s consisted of about 80 acres.
Tractors of manageable size were just finding their ways into fields, replacing steam-power behemoths that were more novelties than everyday working machines, as well as teams of horses.
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