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Jenkins Equipment Company Debuts Sherwin-Williams Tractor With Weed-Spraying Attachment, January 1949

Jenkins Equipment Company Debuts Sherwin-Williams Tractor With Weed-Spraying Attachment, January 1949 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, February 2, 1949
Caption
LOADED FOR A KILLING--WEEDS, THAT IS: With two 500-gallon drums of a special chemical-and-water solution and a special spraying attachment the tractor shown above is all ready to kill off noxious weeds in 20 acres of crop land. Edgar P. "Dutch" Widmyer of Dexter is at the wheel and Ralph Jenkins, also of Dexter and local distributor of this Sherwin-Williams tractor-attachment, is standing at his side. The weed-killing attachment delivers a spray 18 feet wide. One day's production can be 100 acres.

Massey-Harris Tractor Pulls Three-Plow Unit on Warren Murdoch Farm, April 1949

Massey-Harris Tractor Pulls Three-Plow Unit on Warren Murdoch Farm, April 1949 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, April 13, 1949
Caption
POWER FOR GANG PLOWING: Newcomer in the field of mechanization for Washtenaw county farms is this huge Massey-Harris tractor, shown pulling a three-plow unit on the Warren Murdoch farm at 7724 Walsh Rd., four miles north of Dexter. This machine is one of the largest, if not the largest, tractors to be introduced in the county, according to Ralph S. Jenkins, Dexter dealer. On the "Nebraska Test" it registers 47.04 h.p. on the belt, maximum, and 41.36, maximum, on the draw bar.

A Silo Is Moved On The Horace Whitney Farm, June 1958

A Silo Is Moved On The Horace Whitney Farm, June 1958 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, June 11, 1958
Caption
SILO TAKES A TRIP: A 12 by 30-foot wooden silo on the Horace Whitney farm, 5525 Jennings Rd., Monday was moved 50 yards to a new site adjoining a big concrete unit to achieve more efficient handling of its silage. Shown above is the silo reaching the end of its journey and about to be settled on its new site.