Moving toward a transportation system that fuels healthy people and a healthy planet.
7/20/2012 9:44:00 AM
By Chris Saenz
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Wayne Keith, the farmer from Alabama who is revolutionizing green transportation, is still a devoted cattle and hay farmer. He takes his farming very seriously. Hay is his most important crop for the year, and it takes him nearly two months to get it all cut, raked and baled. But he does most of the work using his wood gas truck, a V10 Dodge Ram, hauling immense loads of hay across fields and several miles of country roads. Here are a couple of videos from this season of haying:
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