Old Plow Display Panorama

Michigan man redefines notion of yard art with a display of old plows

Elmer's Old Plow Display
Rolling nearly as far as the eye can see, Elmer’s plows are an important chapter in the history of American agriculture.  Elmer painted all of his plows outdoors. “I’d hang ‘em and spray ‘em,” he says. “Spray until it shines.” His personal paint record is five plows in one day. “I started at daybreak,” he recalls, “and at the end of the day, I was worn out.”