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Tom Aldous, Bill Siebels and Liston Willard holding Nina.
Tom Aldous, Bill Siebels and Liston Willard holding Nina.

Farms that run on real horse power

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It's harvest season, and while most farmers dream of the latest and best farm equipment available, there are some that prefer a slower way of doing things. Even outside the Amish community there are farmers who work their land using old-fashioned techniques and tools. They favor the sounds of huge hooves plodding across the fields. This weekend, draft horses will take center stage at Plow Days at the Siebels Farm in Fowler. Todd Moe stopped by the Liston and Susan Willard farm recently to talk with three farmers who still use real horse power.

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Todd Moe
Morning Host and Producer

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