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Title:
Land Clearing Operation
Description:
Image 5 of 9; Transcribed from back: The land clearing operation in pictures 2, 3, 5, 6 and 9 show the 55-ton land cruiser and tree crusher at work. Even in this dense jungle this machine can cover 1 hectarea an hour. The dry woody material is burned in November and December. It is then seeded and grazed lightly the first year. Beginning the second year this land will support two cows and calves per hectarea.
Topics:
Agriculture
Community and Extension
Subjects:
Clearing of land
Machinery
Trees
Original Format:
Black and white print (photograph)
Item identifier:
ua023_007-007-bx0025-013-007
Created Date:
circa to
Location:
Tournavista (Peru)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs