Web Extra: Jeanie Mann, Hamilton County EC: “On a summer day, I noticed the sun shining on the side of my husband’s old John Deere 2240 tractor. I snapped this photo of the engine I had never really paid much attention to before. I was amazed at the artistic beauty of the engine.”
Web Extra: Sheila Birdwell, J-A-C EC: “Dalton Birdwell, 11, learned to rake Bermuda grass by himself this summer. He is a hard worker and loves helping his dad, Henry Birdwell Jr.”
For more than 100 years, the agricultural community has implemented tractors in Texas, making them a beloved and iconic fixture in the landscape.
This month’s photo entries were curated by Cedar Park High School student Cailin Sylvester, and the intro was written by Rouse High School student Nalani Nuylan. They participated in Leander Independent School District’s Career Opportunities on Location Week at Texas Co-op Power.