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Inside the February issue of Farm Collector, on newsstands Jan. 18 

February 2011 FCM cover 

Nebraska’s Pioneer Village Features 10 Rare Tractors — In the midst of 26 buildings full of vintage Americana memorabilia, Pioneer Village in Minden, Neb., showcases rare tractors, from a 1918 Allwork 14-28 to a 1916 Sandusky 15-35.

Schramm Pneumatractor Does Double Duty as Working Collectible An Isanti, Minn., collector restores – and uses – a rare Schramm designed to pull small loads to a work site, then operate as an air compressor.

Steam Schools Promote Safety and Maintenance — Find out where nine steam schools will be held in 2011, as well as how to enroll. 

Simple Device Kept Standing Corn Shocks Intact — Columnist Sam Moore explores more than 100 patents that helped farmers cut, shock and tie corn during the days of harvesting corn by hand.  

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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