The grape harvest is in full swing now, and tractors carrying grapes are a common sight on the roads around here. While most of the larger vintners make their own wine and therfore press their grapes in the wine cellars at home, many of the smaller places sell their grapes at a central location. And after a day in the fields a little gossip shared is a welcome thing.
On July 21, 2007 the town of Rafing in Austria celebrated the 100th anniversary of the founding of its volunteer fire department, part of that celebration was the 2nd Annual Old-Timer Tractor Meet. This photos and those in the gallery are from that meet.
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The above image shows the 2 oldest tractors at the meet. They are both manufactured by Deutz, the one on the left is from 1940 and the one on the right from 1937. You’ll find the entire gallery «here»