Peanut Harvest in the Wiregrass Area

Alabama’s Landmark Park keeps peanut harvest tradition alive with vintage equipment

An early 1940s Lilliston stationary peanut picker
An early 1940s Lilliston stationary peanut picker. Peanut stacks were hauled to a picker run off a tractor belt pulley. Often, farmers within a community would share the expense of the stationery picker and share the labor.