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Trading Horse Drawn Power for Horsepower

12 Nov

Agfact  #12

Farm equipment has evolved dramatically from the team of horses used in the early 1900s.

Today’s four-wheel drive tractors have the power of 40- 300 horses. This makes for a large capital investment, as farmers pay anywhere from $97,000 for an average 160 horsepower tractor to $170,000 for a four-wheel drive model.

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Posted by on November 12, 2012 in Ag Facts

 

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