If you deadlift (specifically if you use a sumo stance) this should be one of your key supplemental exercises.
Go lighter for more gains? Yes. Work your way up to doing this exercise for 5 minutes straight for big forearms and a monster grip.
This training method works great for short-armed lifters who struggle with the deadlift.
Standard farmer's walks are awesome for building full-body strength and metabolic conditioning. Now try these cool specialty variations.
Building total-body strength takes more than three lifts. Add these exercises to your plan and see how strong you can really get.