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Threshing peas, ca. 1955

Contributed by Oakfield Historical Society
MMN Item 15249 Item Details
Threshing peas, ca. 1955
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Description

For many years peas were grown in rotation with potatoes as an alternative crop to help replenish nutrients to the soil.

In the picture, pea vines are being threshed to separate the peas from the vines.

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