Hi Everyone! It was from a shoot with Chloe and a very beat up tractor called Baabs. Please feel free to like and share as much as possible. Hi Guys! One day I will rekindle the great Tractor Girls project. Just as soon as I am making enough to fund it from my YouTube Channel.
From the early s on, the female tractor driver was one of the most frequently seen symbols of Chinese socialist modernity. She even appeared on the 1 yuan banknotes, issued in The occupational choice of many of these first women to become tractors drivers had been influenced very much by the many photographs of Soviet women taking part in production, and by Soviet films about mechanized agriculture that circulated in China in those days. Male Soviet advisors and Soviet models also played an important role in the actual training programs on Chinese soil. First, the female body needed to be strengthened, in order to be physically up to this new type of work that bore no semblance to the labor more tradionally associated with women. Secondly, once the workings of the equipment were mastered, a symbiotic relationship emerged between the body and the machinery.