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March 2019

Beasts of Burden

March 16 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on March 17, 2019 at 10:00am

Barrington Living History Farm, 23400 Park Road 12
Washington, TX 77880 United States
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Turning the fields over after lying fallow and plowing under green manure is a rite of spring. Livestock trained to work, such as horses, mules, and oxen, played a vital role in the operations of early Texas farms. Whether it was pulling plows, harrowing fields, hauling cotton or cultivating corn, beasts of burden made light work of sometimes daunting tasks. Join Barrington Living History Farm and the Texas Draft Horse and Mule Association in a unique opportunity to experience draft…

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Beasts of Burden

March 17 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on March 17, 2019 at 10:00am

Barrington Living History Farm, 23400 Park Road 12
Washington, TX 77880 United States
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Turning the fields over after lying fallow and plowing under green manure is a rite of spring. Livestock trained to work, such as horses, mules, and oxen, played a vital role in the operations of early Texas farms. Whether it was pulling plows, harrowing fields, hauling cotton or cultivating corn, beasts of burden made light work of sometimes daunting tasks. Join Barrington Living History Farm and the Texas Draft Horse and Mule Association in a unique opportunity to experience draft…

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