The Hay crop from Suttons Grass Seeds
A promotional postcard for Sutton's Seeds, Reading - showing women harvesting the hay crop, grown from Sutton's Grass seeds. The reverse of the card has a printed message of thanks to whomsoever made the order of their produce, signed 'The Royal Seed Establishment, Reading'.
© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection
Bales, Baling, Cart, Crop, Field, Grass, Growing, Harvest, Harvesters, Harvesting, Hay, Historical, History, Pile, Piles, Post Card, Promotional, Reading, S Eed, Seed, Wagons, Women, Working
Harvesting apples on a British farm. After being picked, the crop is collected in boxes for transporting to the packing station. Here, apples from the orchard are being inspected.
© Mary Evans Picture Library
1950s, Boxes, Britain, British, Collected, Crop, Farm, Farming, Fruit, Harvesting, Historical, History, Inspected, Orchard, Packing, Picked, Station, Transporting
Woman with cow cart Portugal - 1
A woman harvesting hay by hand. She loads the cut grass onto a cow cart in the hills near Viana do Castelo, in the Norte Region of Portugal. First published The Sunday Times - 1 Date: 1989
© Philip Dunn / Mary Evans Picture Library
Animal, Beast, Bullock, Burden, Cart, Cow, Cutting, Farming, Feed, Fodder, Grass, Hand, Harvesting, Hay, Intensive, Labour, Manual, Mature, Photography, Portugal, Portuguese, Street, Viana, Vintage, Woman, Work