TM1243 : Harvest Time at Poplar Farm

taken 5 years ago, near to Chantry, Suffolk, Great Britain

Harvest Time at Poplar Farm
Harvest Time at Poplar Farm
A Massey Ferguson 8690 tractor with a trailer operating beside a Claas Lexion 760 combine harvester.

A combine harvester is used to harvest cereal crops such as wheat, barley, oilseed rape and oats. It cuts the crop, picks it up, and inside the combine, separates the grain from the stalks. The grain is stored in an on board tank then offloaded into a trailer via a spout on the side, and the stalks are either chopped and spread behind the harvester or deposited in a row behind ready to be baled. (Thanks to Graham Robson for the description)
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Date Taken
Saturday, 3 August, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 10 August, 2013
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Village, Rural settlement 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 1297 4333 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:2.8456N 1:6.2629E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 1297 4326
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Field  Farmland  Harvesting  Haymaking  Hay  Massey Ferguson  Tractor  Trailer  Claas  Forage Harvester  Circular Bale 

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