10 Ag Beauty Shots

  • Sunset

    “A picture is worth a 1,000 words” goes the common phrase. We know this is true, especially when it comes to photos of farming. A single shot can highlight the hard-working spirit of a farmer, the joy of a child interacting with animals, and the beauty of a perfect country night. Here’s a collection of our favorite photos from our Instagram account.

  • Hard at Work

    Hard at Work
    Farm kids start helping out at an early age and this little girl is no exception. Jamie from Ohio sent in this adorable shot of her daughter bottle feeding a new calf.

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  • The Tower of Hay

    The Tower of Hay
    David Ekstrom, multimedia producer at Successful Farming magazine, captured this thoughtfully stacked tower of round hay bales left over from winter. Photo was taken near Kiron, Iowa.

  • Ageless Iron

    Ageless Iron
    They just don’t make them like this anymore. This Graham-Bradley defined beauty in tractor design in the 1930s and is still one of the most stylish tractors.

  • Summer Sunset

    Summer Sunset
    Nick sent us this beautiful photo with the witty caption “sunset after working on a sprinkler.”

  • Mom's Helper

    Mom’s Helper
    Jennifer Chilton sent in this photo of her daughter checking in on the horses.

  • Early Application

    Early Application
    An eager farmer applies anhydrous ammonia on a brisk morning near Caroll, Iowa. David Ekstrom also took this photo.

  • Colorful Sunset

    Colorful Sunset
    Jamie Scott captured this gorgeous sunset from her home in Marengo, Iowa.

  • Time for a treat!

    Time for a Treat!
    These farm kids take a timeout from playing to feed the hungry goats. This photo was taken at their grandparents farm in Minnesota. In addition to their own petting zoo, the farm also has a playground and a ball field. Lucky kids!

  • Planting Time

    Planting Time
    What a beautiful day for spring planting. Thanks to assistant agronomy editor Kacey Birchmier for these action shots.

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A collection of photos from Successful Farming magazine's Instagram.

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