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A few words about plow and where it comes fromFor a large audience, it is perhaps one of the best well known farming equipment in the world. It is simple, it is probably one of the symbol of the farm machinery that is commonely widespread in the mind of people strangers to the beautiful world of the agricultural world. Plow is used to plow the soil which is of the course the first thing to do before seeding. It aims to form a frame using one or more body of labour.
Plow has been created probably around 3000 BC but at that time it was used by man (without the use of animals or by any machinery). Afterwards, approximately 900 BC, a specific harness was created to allow to place the cart behind a horse. That technique was a real innovation because it was more efficient. According to some historians, this evolution (from beef to hrose) in Europe is one of the major innovation that contributed significantly to the increase of the population. The work of the earth being faster, it was then possible to cultivate more land and therefore produce more.
From yesterday to today ... the use of PlowSince the middle ages, plow has been used widely in Europe. New agricultural culture were discover due to numerous trips by explorers and allowed a significant increase of the production of hence and the use of plow.
The Plow : Industrial revolution to the present day
The technical improvment of the cart didn't change much between the middle ages and the agricultural revolution which has occured in the 18th and 19th century. Then, the well known manufacturers John Deere created the first plow steel. Around the mean time in Europe, Vincent Pluchet creadted the plow which was named after the possibility to adjust the height and the width of the plow to labour.
Nowadays, the main manufacturers are Massey Ferguson, John Deere, Kubota, New Holland and many others.