19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Hay stories

Hey, hay… And curls… But when did haystacks turned into round hay bales? To make round hay bales, one needs a round hay baler. And one was invented in 1966 in the USA. The round shape makes it easier for the farmer to move it around with a small tractor, as well as insulates the inside from the rain, giving it a chance to dry out properly..

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2021
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Sapareva Banya, Bulgaria
Camera: ILCE-1
Copyright: © Tihomir Trichkov