Farmer Joe and his truck.
Joe is a retired GM engineerJoe has always farmed in additionto his other work.Engineers
do not hireothers tomaintain their vehicles
. It¶s a matterof pride.Farmers
do not hireothers
maintain their vehicles
. It¶s a matterof pride
economicsJoe always reserves one truck forfarm duty: ³Old Beater.´He hangs on to these farm trucks aslong as possible, nursing them fordecades throughout the travails of farm duty. Once again, a matter of pride, some economics.Joe is a regular at several area auto-parts stores, and has friends insideGM that can find him any part heneeds.