Avalon Farms Ohio

So neither the one who plants nor the one who waters is anything, but only God, who makes things grow. ~ 1 Cor. 3:7

Alfalfa Mowing

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Our alfalfa is ready to mow and chop.

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You want to mow when there are about 10% blooms throughout the field.

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The mower showed up soon after I took the pictures of the field.

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There are three mower sections all together 30 feet wide. There’s one in the front and two in the back of the tractor.

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The machine is merging all three mowed sections into one large windrow.

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Here’s the windrow up close.

I’m going to take a ride!

Here’s the view from the cab.

Here’s how the driver stays awake mowing about 240 acres per day. About to watch the NBA playoffs!

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You can see how the mower is attached to the tractor.

Here’s a rear view of the mower.

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You can see the two mower sections in the back merging with the one already on the ground from the front section.

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