Chemical-Free Weed Control: Cable Weeder Did the Job in the 1930s

Patented in the 1930s, a Simpson cable weeder turns up in Canada 70 years later

The weeder's tail wheel. Holes in the bracket may have allowed installation of a seat. Springs allowed flexing on each side on uneven terrain.
The weeder's tail wheel. Holes in the bracket may have allowed installation of a seat. Springs allowed flexing on each side on uneven terrain.
Jim Lacey