The lawn needed mowing; an indication Quinn wasn't using his recent free time for domestic chores.
By the time she finished mowing the lawn and picking a few tomatoes and okra, it was almost noon.
Next comes a second ploughing of the fallow; and afterwards, in the latter end of June, the mowing of the meadows begins.
The writer does not approve of the common practice of cutting wheat high and then mowing the stubbles.
In 1875, at Taunton, special prizes were awarded for onehorse and two-horse mowing-machines, hay-making machines, horse-rakes (self-acting and not self-acting), guards to the drums of threshing-machines, and combined guards and feeders to the drums of threshing-machines.
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