This ClipArt gallery offers 85 illustrations of people performing general farming activities such as planting, fruit picking, plowing, and harvesting.

The rice fields are confined to low, flat, marshy tracts, near the coast or river bottoms.

Rice Swamp

The rice fields are confined to low, flat, marshy tracts, near the coast or river bottoms.

A scene where two people are plowing their land.

Plowing Scene

A scene where two people are plowing their land.

Sheared sheep runs away from shepherd.

Sheep shearing

Sheared sheep runs away from shepherd.

Three shepherds with a flock of sheep.

Shepherds

Three shepherds with a flock of sheep.

Two men cutting sod

Sod

Two men cutting sod

A man walking over a field and sowing seeds.

Sower

A man walking over a field and sowing seeds.

A man spreading seeds.

Sower

A man spreading seeds.

"Egyptian Sowing. The people were mainly agricultural, but employed rude methods of cultivation. In spite of this, the remarkably fertile soil yielded an abundance of produce, and Egypt was known as the granary of the world."—Colby, 1899

Sowing

"Egyptian Sowing. The people were mainly agricultural, but employed rude methods of cultivation. In…

The Birth of St. George is a drawing that was created by artist C.M. Gere. It seems to depict a farmer finding the infant St. George laying on a blanket behind a shrub. St. George became a venerated Christian Martyr.

The Birth of St. George

The Birth of St. George is a drawing that was created by artist C.M. Gere. It seems to depict a farmer…

A field of sugar-cane.

Sugar-cane

A field of sugar-cane.

"The plant tillers like wheat, but not to the same degree. The cane ground is kept clean by hand-hoeing, or by the plough." -Lupton

Gathering, Sugar Cane

"The plant tillers like wheat, but not to the same degree. The cane ground is kept clean by hand-hoeing,…

An illustration of a supply train powered by oxen.

Supply Train

An illustration of a supply train powered by oxen.

A scene where farmers are harvesting tobacco to be dried.

Tobacco Field

A scene where farmers are harvesting tobacco to be dried.

Transplanting a plant by a dibber.

Transplanting

Transplanting a plant by a dibber.

The tree ready to lift to be moved.

Tree Moving

The tree ready to lift to be moved.

The tree ready to be moved

Tree Moving

The tree ready to be moved

Moving a large tree.

Tree Moving

Moving a large tree.

Setting trees to a line

Tree Planting

Setting trees to a line

Illustrated are the roots of a tree bound up and the tree being loaded.

Tree Removal

Illustrated are the roots of a tree bound up and the tree being loaded.

Harvesting wheat in the west.

Wheat

Harvesting wheat in the west.

"In Spain, Portugal, France, Italy, and elsewhere the manufacture of wine from grapes is an important industry of the people." —The Popular Cyclopedia, 1888

Wine growing

"In Spain, Portugal, France, Italy, and elsewhere the manufacture of wine from grapes is an important…

An illustration of a rice winnower.

Winnowing Rice

An illustration of a rice winnower.

An illustration of an elderly woman with a cane feeding a goose.

Elderly Woman with Cane Feeding

An illustration of an elderly woman with a cane feeding a goose.

An illustration of a woman feeding the pigs.

Woman Feeding Pigs

An illustration of a woman feeding the pigs.

Sheep being sheared for wool.

Wool

Sheep being sheared for wool.