Agricultural Heritage of the Pacific Northwest

Museum trio in the Pacific Northwest preserves agricultural heritage in bountiful region

A carrot topper run off of a tractor’s PTO
At the Central Washington Agricultural Museum: A carrot topper run off of a tractor’s PTO. According to the piece’s donor, the device was the result of one cannery’s ban on carrot tops. The unit posed particular danger to an operator who attempted to clear a tangle of tops from sharp, moving parts.