Beet harvest 1952

A farmer in Butte County, South Dakota harvests sugar beets with a McCormick beet harvester pulled by a Farmall tractor.

In this photograph, from the South Dakota Agricultural Heritage Museum archives dated 1952, a farmer in Butte County, South Dakota harvests sugar beets with a McCormick beet harvester pulled by a Farmall tractor.

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