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Beasts of Burden

See oxen and other draft animals preparing the fields for spring in this time-honored tradition.

Turning the fields over, after lying fallow, and plowing under green manure is a rite of spring. See the farm oxen "Slim" and "Shorty" and other draft animals prepare the fields in this time-honored tradition, and compare their equipment and working styles. 10am - 2pm today. This program is dependent on optimal soil and weather conditions.

Tour fees apply: $5.00 Adult, $3.00. Children 6 years of age and under are free. Texas State Park Pass holders - free. For more information, please contact Bruce at 936-878-2214 x246.

Beasts of Burden  


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