I previously referenced the tipping of the manure sled, aka the Stone Boat.
weeds, followed by the disc to smooth it for the vegetable garden. Over the top
of the sharp discs was a square rack of angle iron that could hold stones to weigh
it down and more effectively dig into the soil.
loaded up on the rack to ride around the garden, note that this rack was open,
and our feet dangled and the discs were inches below!
back then to keep them from rotting.
Need I say more? Fortunately there were burlap bags too and a creek nearby.
The Old Farmer could laugh at himself.