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 Inside the April issue of Farm Collector, on newsstands March 15 

  Farm Collector April 2011 cover 

Family Collection Transforms into Impressive Show — A Minnesota family takes their large collection of tractors a step further with an annual showcase of more than 250 exhibitor tractors, an on-site daily newspaper, steam engine displays and demonstrations.   

Dedicated Craftsman Creation — A Washington man spends more than 2,000 hours creating a half-scale replica Huber Light Four tractor, made from 21 varieties of wood.  

Huber Design and Innovation Still Remembered — Although it was a smaller company, Huber evolved over the years to produce a wide range of innovative gas tractors.  

The Original Definition of Horse Power — Columnist Sam Moore traces the history of using farm animals to pull heavy loads.  

Pickin’ Peanuts — Volunteers at Alabama’s Landmark Park harvest peanuts – an agricultural game-changer for the Wiregrass region – using vintage equipment. 

About Farm Collector  
Farm Collector ( is a monthly publication celebrating vintage farm equipment. Since 1998, Farm Collector has featured unique collections, extensive renovation projects, early farm practices and related attractions. Enthusiasts also turn to Farm Collector for previews of notable shows and auctions, and extensive classified advertising.

 About Ogden Publications Inc.  
Ogden Publications Inc. ( is the leading information resource serving the sustainable living, rural lifestyle, farm memorabilia and classic motorcycle communities. Key brands include Mother Earth News, Natural Home, Utne Reader, Capper’s and Grit. Ogden Publications also provides insurance and financial services through its Capper’s Insurance Service division.

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