Bale Sewer

Sew burlaps covering on baled agricultural produces like cottons or hops.

What does a Bale Sewer do?

Sews burlap covering on baled agricultural produce, such as cotton or hops: Pulls edges of covering material together, folds in end flaps and secures end flaps temporarily with awl. Threads spring-eye sack needle with twine and sews seams. May weigh, stencil, and tag bales. May wrap double compressed bales with metal bands for export shipment. May be designated Sewer, Head when working in bed of press. May sew burlap covering on baled produce, using portable sewing machine.