Electrification & Big Changes in Farm Life

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Electrification & Big Changes in Farm Life,

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The two biggest changes in farm life came in with the REA (Rural Electrification Administration) and the motor. Small electric motors changes refrigeration, laundry, That replaced manpower of things with handles, like pumps, hoe handles, cream separators. This was in the late 1920s to early 1930s.