Contour plow furrows in Muskingum County   Save
Contour plow furrows in Muskingum County
Description: Typed on reverse of photograph: "Number: 14-996. State: Ohio. Name of Owner: R.U. White. Location: Rich Hill twp. Section 9. Date: May 25, 1935. County: Muskingum. Legend: In the foreground are contour furrows in a pasture field on Mr. White's farm. They were constructed March 7, 1935. Each contour furrow consists of two plow furrows: The first furrow was made with an ordinary walking plow and the second with a terracing plow. In the background strip cropping on Mrs. Hugh Patton's farm west of Rix Mills, can be seen. Related pictures: 942. Dist 6 files." View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: SA1039AV_B09F12_003_1
Subjects: Agriculture--Ohio; Plows
Places: Rich Hill Township (Ohio); Muskingum County (Ohio)