How many amish use tractors

After debating the use of tractors for several years because of the hard soil in this unincorporated town of 150 people about 100 miles southeast … A few Amish use the tractor as a form of transportation, but most do not. Amish Transportation: Foot Power. Good ol’ fashioned walking is often the most convenient way … Read more

Do amish farmers use tractors

The Old Order Amish of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania do not use tractors for use on their farms. Instead horses and/or mules are used to pull farm equipment in the fields. Since several pieces of farm equipment need to be powered (usually by connecting to a tractor), small engines are mounted on the farm equipment. Steve … Read more

Do amish drive tractors

Most Amish do not use tractors in the field. Some will keep a tractor for around-the-barn tasks, such as filling the silo. Why do the Amish limit tractors? photo: Bill Coleman. Part of the problem is their similarity to cars. Get … The Amish and Tractors. I recently heard from a reader of The Amish … Read more

Can amish people use tractors

Most Amish do not use tractors in the field. Some will keep a tractor for around-the-barn tasks, such as filling the silo. Why do the Amish limit tractors? photo: Bill Coleman. Part of the problem is their similarity to cars. Get … The Old Order Amish of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania do not use tractors for … Read more

Can amish use tractors

Most Amish do not use tractors in the field. Some will keep a tractor for around-the-barn tasks, such as filling the silo. Why do the Amish limit tractors? photo: Bill Coleman. Part of the problem is their similarity to cars. Get comfortable behind the wheel of a tractor, the thinking goes, and it’s a short … Read more

Can amish drive tractors

Answer (1 of 7): Yes, they can. They just can’t get caught doing it. The Amish and Tractors. I recently heard from a reader of The Amish Nanny, who loved the book but said that she had caught an error, a reference to an Amish farmer with a tractor. She said, I’ve been told that … Read more

Do amish use tractors

Most Amish do not use tractors in the field. Some will keep a tractor for around-the-barn tasks, such as filling the silo. Why do the Amish limit tractors? photo: Bill Coleman. Part of the problem is their similarity to cars. Get comfortable behind the wheel of a tractor, the thinking goes, and it’s a short … Read more