Horse-Drawn Heritage at the Barns Museum

Iowa man builds The Barns museum around horse-drawn implements, buggies and wagons

J.R. restored this Louisville stalk cutter
J.R. restored this Louisville stalk cutter. Stalk cutters were used to remove standing stalks after corn was picked. The drag hooks on this model were made to line up the stalks for thorough cutting. A steel shield provided safety from the cutter’s blades and from flying debris.