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In early days, how was the grain separated from the chaff? (Describe methods.)

Topic: 
Farming
In early days, how was the grain separated from the chaff? (Describe methods.)
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WINNOWING
FANNING MILL
THRASHING MACHINE
BLOWER
WINDMILL
WIND
FAN
SEPARATOR
THRASHER
FANNING
SIEVE
WINDING
SCREEN
WINNOWED
FAN MILL
THRESHING MACHINE
BEAT
BLOWERS
SIFTED
WHEAT FAN
FANNED
NH
WIND IT
WINNOWING MACHINE
BEATING
BLOWED OUT
BLOWING
BLOWN
FANS
MORTAR AND PESTLE
SCREENS
SIFTER
THRASHING
WINDING IT
WINNOWING MILL
AIR
BLOW
BLOWER ON THE THRASHING MACHINE
BLOWN OUT
CLEANER
COMBINE
FAN IN THE THRASH
FAN IN THE THRASHER
FANNING MACHINE
FLAIL
FLAILING
HAND
LET THE WIND BLOW IT OUT
LET WIND BLOW IT OUT
MACHINE
SCREENED
SCREENING
SCREENS AND BLOWERS
SEED CLEANER
SHAKER
SIFTING
THRASH MACHINE
THRESHING
WIND BLEW IT
WIND BLOW IT
WIND IT OUT
WINDED
WINDING THE GRAIN
AIR-WIND
BEAT IT OUT
BEATING IT OUT
BELLOWS
BIG BLOWERS IN THE THRASHING MACHINE
BINDER
BLEW IT OUT WITH A WINDER
BLOW IT OUT WITH AIR
BLOW OUT
BLOWED
BLOWED OUT THROUGH SEPARATOR
BLOWER AND SIEVE
BLOWER IN THE THRASHER
BLOWER IN THRESH-BOX
BLOWER ON MACHINE
BLOWER ON THE MACHINE
BLOWER ON THRASHING MACHINE
BLOWING BELLOWS
BLOWING CHAFF FROM GRAIN
BLOWING IT ON A WINDY DAY
BLOWING MACHINE
BLOWING PROCESS
BLOWING WITH THE THRASHING MACHINE
BLOWN APART
BLOWN AWAY
BLOWN BY A FAN IN THE MACHINE
BLOWN BY THE WIND
BLOWN BY THE WIND OR BY A MACHINE
BLOWN OUT BY BLOWER
BLOWN THROUGH COMBINDER
CASTING
CATCH A WINDY DAY
CHAFF
CHAFF BLOWS AWAY
CHAFFED
CLEANED
CLEANING FAN
CLEANING THE WHEAT
CLUBS
COMES OUT WITH STRAW
CYLINDER
DROP FROM LOFT ONTO SHEET
DROPPED AND LET THE WIND BLOW IT AWAY
DUST IT ON A WAGON SHEET
FALL
FAN AND A SCREEN
FAN AND SCREEN IN THE THRASHING MACHINE
FAN CHAFF
FAN CLEANED CHAFF OUT
FAN IN THE THRASH MACHINE
FAN IN THRASHING MACHINE
FAN INSIDE THE THRASHER
FAN IT WITH A TRAY
FANNED WITH TURKEY WING
FANNER
FANNING GRAIN
FANNING OUT BY HAND
FANNING WHEEL
FLAILED
FLAILS
FLOUR MILL
FORCED DRAFT OR WIND
FRAIL POLE
FRAILING OUT
GARNERED
GIN MILL
GLEAN
GRAIN FAN
GRAVITY
GRIST MILL
GRIST MILLS
HAD TO BLOW THAT OFF
HAND AND BLOW ON IT
HAND FANNERS
HAND-OPERATED WINDMILLS
HAND-TURNED WIND MILL WITH A FAN
HOLD IT UP ON A WINDY DAY AND WIND BLOWS CHAFF
HOLD IT UP-LET THE WIND BLOW THE CHAFF OUT
HORSE-DRAWN THRASHER
HORSES TROMPED ON IT
HULL
KIND OF WINDMILL
LET IT FALL AND THE WIND TOOK IT
LET THE OATS TRICKLE FROM ONE FLOOR TO ANOTHER ON A WINDY DAY
LET THE WIND BLOW IT
LET THE WIND BLOW IT AWAY
LET THE WIND BLOW IT OFF
LETTING WIND BLOW CHAFF
LIVESTOCK USED TO WALK OVER TO SEPARATE
LIVESTOCK WALKED ON IT
MACHINE WITH A BLOWER
MILL
MILLED
MILLING MACHINE
ON A WAGON SHEET
ON A WINDY DAY HOLD UP AND POUR FROM BUCKET TO BUCKET
ON GRATES WITH TEETH
OVER SIFTS
PEA-PICKER
PICK UP, THROW IN AIR, LET WIND BLOW CHAFF OUT
PITCH STUFF IN AIR ON WINDY DAY ON WAGON SHEETS
PITCHFORK
POUNDING MILL
POUR FROM CONTAINER TO CONTAINER ON A WINDY DAY
POUR FROM ONE CONTAINER TO ANOTHER
POUR GRAIN DOWN FROM BARN FLOOR
POUR IN THE WIND
POUR IT INTO A CONTAINER
POUR IT ON A TARPAULIN AND LET THE CHAFF BLOW OUT OF IT
POURED FROM A HEIGHT AND LET WIND BLOW AWAY CHAFF
POURED FROM ONE BUCKET TO ANOTHER
POURED IN THE AIR
POURED IT AND THE WIND BLEW IT
POURED ON THE WIND
POURED OUT
POURING FROM ONE BUCKET TO THE OTHER
POWER GIN
POWER-DRIVEN FAN
PUT BOYS ON HORSES, RIDE THEM AROUND IN RINGS TO TRAMPLE GRAIN
PUT GRAIN IN AND TURN CRANK, A BLOWER WOULD BLOW CHAFF OUT
PUT IT THROUGH A CLEANER
PUT IT THROUGH A FANNING MACHINE
RAN THROUGH THE THRASHING MACHINE
RIDDLE
RIDDLES OR SCREENS IN A THRASHING MACHINE
ROLLERS
RUN IT THROUGH A CLEANER FROM THE CYLINDER ON A THRASHING MACHINE
RUN IT THROUGH A SIEVER
RUN OVER A HAND-TURNED WINDMILL
SCHITTLER
SHAKE IT IN A LARGE SHEET
SHAKER BOX
SHAKING
SHAKING SIEVES
SIEVE AND BLOWER
SIFT IT IN THE WIND
SIFTED SOMEHOW
SOME KIND OF A BLOWER
SOMETHING LIKE A WINDMILL
SPREAD IT OUT ON BARN FLOOR
STAND UP HIGH AND THROW
STEAM ENGINE THRASHER
STEPPED ON BY STOCK
STOMPING
STRAW
STRIP IT THROUGH TWO PLANKS TO GET THE SEEDS OFF
THRASH
THRASHED
THRASHED IT OUT BY HAND ACROSS BARS
THRASHED OUT
THRASHERS
THRASHING MACHINES
THRESHER WITH SCREEN
THRESHING MACHINE FAN
THREW IN THE AIR
THREW IT AGAINST SCREENS WITH FORKS
THREW IT IN THE AIR
THREW IT IN THE AIR AND LET THE WIND BLOW THE CHAFF AWAY
THREW IT UP IN THE WIND
THREW UP IN THE WIND
THROW IT UP AGAINST THE SCREEN
THROW IT UP AND LET WIND BLOW CHAFF OUT
THROW IT UP IN THE AIR
THROW IT UP ON BARN FLOOR
THROWING IT UP ON A WINDY DAY
THROWN TO THE BREEZE
THROWN UP IN THE AIR
TOOK A FAN AND BLOWED IT OFF
TOSS IT IN THE AIR
TOSS UP IN AIR
TOSSED IN A BLANKET
TOSSED IN AIR
TOSSED IN AIR WITH WOODEN SCOOP
TOSSED IN THE AIR AND THE WIND TOOK IT AWAY
TOSSING IT UP
TOSSING THE GRAIN
TRAMPING
TREAD MILL
TREADING
TROMPED OUT
USE THE WIND AND A MACHINE WHICH YOU CRANK
USED NATURAL WIND
WAS FANNED OUT BY HAND
WENT OUT THE WINDSTACKER-BLOWN OUT
WHEAT MILL
WHEAT SCREEN
WHEAT THRASHER
WHIPPED IT
WILLOWING
WIND BLAST
WIND BLEW THE CHAFF OFF THE GRAIN WHERE IT LAY ON THE BLANKET
WIND BLOWERS
WIND BLOWIN
WINDED IT
WINDER
WINDLASS
WINDMILL WITH FANNERS
WINNING
WINNOW
WINNOW MILL
WINNOWING MACHINES
WOOF IT
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