Russ' Vintage Iron
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Nov 18, 2014 06:57 AM CST

A couple months ago, I wrote about seeing vintage harvesting equipment at an outdoor farm shows in late summer/early fall. Someone had a fully restored International 303 combine on display at the Farm Progress Show in Boone, Iowa, and at Husker Harvest Days in Nebraska, an individual had an Oliver tractor with an Oliver corn picker mounted on it.

One of our regular contributors over the years sent me an email detailing his experience with picking corn. Here is his story.

"When I was about 20 years old (fifty years ago) I worked for a man at Fairview, S.D. He ...

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