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Farmer submerging his hands in freshly combined crops, 1955
A farmer showcases the product from a self-propelled combine, in this case either corn or soybeans, in Washington County, Iowa.
An individual drives a tractor and combine along the edge of field harvesting corn.
Corn picker 227
An individual drives a 227 corn picker along the edge of a corn field. The harvested corn is being placed into a wheeled hopper.
A monoplane, flying low over a field of corn, is spreading powered pesticide. The plane's wheels are almost touching the tops of the plants. A row of trees is in the background.
Seed corn dryer
A seed corn dryer is attached to a building via a rectangular shoot. The dryer's wheels and lower section are enclosed in a covered wooden frame structure. An opening in one end of the dryer shows some of it's inner workings.
A worker pours seed corn from a sack into a container mounted on the back of a John Deere corn planter.
John Deere corn planter, 1951
Seed corn is being poured into the container portion of a John Deere corn planter. The complete John Deere logo can easily be seen.
Filling John Deere corn planter
The container portion of a John Deere corn planter is filled with seed corn by a worker.
A corn field stretches to the horizon which is dotted by a few trees and farm buildings.
Frost damage on corn, 1950
A corn field located near Rockwell City, Iowa shows frost damage. The field is bordered by a barbed wire fence and there are trees on the horizon.