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Seed Broadcaster

From the Collection of Tatura Irrigation & Wartime Camps Museum 49 Hogan S Tatura VIC

Canvas bag with shoulder strap attached to hand driven broadcaster. Wheel with handle when turned drives cogs attached by axle to spindle with blades to propel seed.
H 90cm x W 30 cm
Object Registration
agricultural equipment, early farm equipment
Historical information
Used by local farmer, Tatura district, for 3 generations to broadcast small areas or missed areas or seed (cereals, clover pasture, lucerne).
When Made
early 20th century
Inscriptions & Markings
Last updated
23 Feb 2019 at 1:20PM