5/20/2013 10:34:11 AM
The National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame (Bonner Springs, KS) Tractor Daze & Touch-a-Truck, Swap Meet & Mud Run is sheduled for July 13, 2013.
1/29/2013 2:15:31 PM
Terri Keitel shares sights from the 2013 Las Vegas SHOT show.
12/11/2012 10:21:38 AM
Terri Keitel shares show photos from the 2012 Mt Pleasant Old Threshers Reunion.
11/29/2012 10:53:02 AM
Little Log House show in Hastings, Minn., offers unique setting for old iron
11/28/2012 4:15:42 PM
Charles F. Kettering’s Delco-Light plant brought electric lights to farms and rural dwellers.
11/7/2012 2:31:37 PM
Batavia, Ill., rolls out the red carpet for the International Windmillers Trade Fair
10/19/2012 4:14:47 PM
Terri Keitel shares sights from the 2012 Tri-State Gas Engine Show in Portland, Ind.
10/10/2012 4:14:17 PM
Terri Keitel shares impressions and cool displays from the 2012 Buckmaster Expo in Montgomery Ala.
10/8/2012 4:08:40 PM
Antique Power Days in Bristol, New Brunswick, celebrates local traditions and proud heritage.
10/1/2012 2:24:25 PM
Terri Keitel shares some of the sights and sounds created by Steve and Sylvia Bauer at the Little Log House Pioneer Village Antique Power Show in Hastings, Minnesota, July 27-29, 2012.
9/19/2012 12:58:11 PM
The Guinness World Record for a parade of classic tractors is now 964 tractors/drivers thanks to a determined group of tractor owners at the Nebraska State Fair. The parade took place around the Fonner Park Racetrack after a morning thunderstorm as part of the opening weekend of events at the fair organized and sponsored by RFD-TV/RURAL TV.
9/10/2012 4:35:08 PM
Lauren Holt reports on her first experience at the Midwest Old Thresher's Reunion in Mt. Pleasant, Iowa.
8/28/2012 3:57:29 PM
Historic exhibits from Heartland Acres Agribition Center will be visiting area attractions in September. In an effort to better identify the Heartland Acres Agricultural Museum and Auto Museum with local and regional attractions, several exhibits from Heartland Acres will be on display at the John Deere Fall Fest and Salisbury House and Gardens.
8/2/2012 4:38:37 PM
A working 8 hp 1-cylinder gas engine in the smithy at the Meriden Antique Engine and Threshers Association summer show.
8/2/2012 4:21:13 PM
A permanent sawmill display powered by a McCormick-Deering WD9 at the 36th annual Meriden Antique Engine and Threshers Association summer show.
8/1/2012 1:29:27 PM
Lauren Holt resports on her first farm show experience at the Meriden Antique Engine and Threshers Association's 36th Annual Show.
7/24/2012 4:21:27 PM
Terri Keitel reports from the Eastern Ohio Two Cylinder Expo, and some fun spots along the way.
6/27/2012 11:31:35 AM
Terri Keitel shares sights of the 2012 Le Suer Swap Meet, one of the first big antique swap meets of the year.
6/19/2012 10:47:58 AM
Stover engines fit right in at the Badger Steam & Gas Engine Club’s annual swap meet and auction in Baraboo, Wis.
5/29/2012 4:43:19 PM
Dozens of diversions at Great Oregon Steam-Up
2/22/2012 10:51:47 AM
Ohio antique farm show put on by the Morrow County Antique Tractor & Equipment Assn. caters to kids
1/18/2012 4:54:19 PM
Focus on education sets Gathering of the Green apart
1/11/2012 12:56:55 PM
Farm Collector and Gas Engine Magazine ad exec Terri Keitel shares fun photos from various antique tractor and engines shows she attended in 2011.
12/13/2011 1:58:20 PM
Fun weather plus fine engines equals a great show in Portland, Ind.
11/16/2011 2:27:09 PM
Experience the 2011 MMOGTA with these exclusive photos
11/15/2011 4:34:12 PM
The MMOGTA annual tractor show is entertaining for all guests, young and old
11/15/2011 4:12:05 PM
Mid-Michigan club puts on true working tractor show
7/6/2011 12:15:09 PM
International Harvester collectors assemble 122 International gas engines at the 2010 Pageant of Steam in Canandaigua, N.Y.
5/17/2011 11:37:50 AM
Good things come in small packages at Pioneer Park Days, where collectors show off collections of small collectibles.
4/21/2011 2:16:30 PM
The Connecticut Antique Machinery Association, or CAMA, is committed to building a museum and permanent display.
3/21/2011 10:12:13 AM
Paging through the 2011 Farm Collector Show Directory.
2/15/2011 10:45:22 AM
Minnesota’s White Pine Logging and Threshing Show started with a family’s Rumely collection and engine hobby and turned into an annual tractor show.
1/17/2011 3:13:34 PM
A collection of historic photos at the Midwest Old Threshers Reunion highlight the importance of traction steam engines to American agriculture.
12/16/2010 2:27:11 PM
Farm Collector and Gas Engine Magazine advertising executive Terri Keitel visits the Sunbelt Ag Expo in Moultrie, Ga.
11/19/2010 10:17:10 AM
Select photos from the 2010 Tri-State Gas Engine and Tractor Assn. Show in Portland, Ind.
11/12/2010 4:22:00 PM
Verne Kindschi is probably as surprised as anyone to see where his fascination for Fuller & Johnson gas engines has led.
11/12/2010 11:24:36 AM
A few 2010 Christmas gift ideas for the old iron collector in your family.
11/1/2010 12:00:08 PM
An antique tractor show provides a fun and unique fundraising opportunity for the New Vision Fire and Rescue in New Bloomington, Ohio.
11/1/2010 9:10:49 AM
James Gambrell rides in style at antique gas engine shows with his butt buggy powered by a Maytag 33 gas engine.
10/28/2010 11:46:19 AM
Varied offerings, including vintage rallies, agricultural shows, and ploughing matches, celebrate vintage tractors and old farm tools in the United Kingdom
10/25/2010 11:54:12 AM
European gas engines at Nuenen show illustrate differences in style and design between European and American gas engines.
10/7/2010 12:30:36 PM
Gas Engine Magazine associate editor Christian Williams speaks with Tom Brown, Knox, Pa., about his ice cream churn powered by a 1929 3 HP John Deere gas engine.
10/7/2010 12:05:45 PM
The origins and practice of the Case steam engine incline demonstration.
10/6/2010 5:19:41 PM
A 75 HP Case steam engine with a 12-year-old at the controls: A photo snapped at steam engine show proves old iron’s universal appeal.
9/23/2010 4:53:42 PM
The Western Canada Farm Progress Show in Regina, Saskatchewan, impresses with their Antique Truck and Tractor Display that features many antique trucks and tractors build in Canada. Considered Canada’s national farm show, Cockshutt tractors are always a favorite.
7/23/2010 1:55:15 PM
It's the people that make antique engine collecting fun and with that in mind, we’ve enclosed some photos of more Stover gas engine friends.
5/14/2010 12:31:14 PM
The Le Sueur County Pioneer Power Assn. Swap Meet & Flea Market has to be one of the biggest swap meets around in this hobby. The 33rd annual swap meet was held April 23-25, 2010, east of Le Sueur, Minn., at the show grounds.
4/9/2010 5:35:44 PM
A 65 HP Case gets oiled at the Oklahoma Steam and Gas Engine Show. Harold Ottaway, of Wichita, Kan.’s Joyland Park, once owned it.
4/6/2010 3:12:44 PM
If you were looking to pinch someone not wearing green on this St. Patrick’s Day, you would have been out of luck at the River Center in Davenport, Iowa, where there was a sea of green hats, shirts, pins, coats … and tractors.
4/1/2010 4:15:29 PM
1915 Wood Bros. 20 HP steam engine runs on a Baker fan at the Midwest Old Threshers Reunion in Mt. Pleasant, Iowa.
3/30/2010 8:49:26 AM
Annual International Harvester show features antique tractors, engines, trucks and more.
3/29/2010 5:51:15 PM
The 2006 Mt. Pleasant Midwest Old Threshers Reunion had steam engines galore: from Colean, Wood Bros. and Russell, to Harrison and New Huber.
3/25/2010 2:23:25 PM
At the Florida Flywheelers swap meet, I came across an unusual tractor called the Chev-All, the creation of David Radius, Kissimmee, Fla. Actually, it was a homemade tractor using an F-12 Farmall rear end and a 6-cylinder Chevrolet in-line overhead valve engine.
David is quite a tinkerer and it got me to thinking about some of our great tinkerers in the history of agriculture.
3/4/2010 2:49:49 PM
After coming in second the year before, Jim Coyle shows how a sharp saw makes the difference in a crosscut-sawing competition at the Illiana show in Boswell, Ind.
3/1/2010 10:59:59 AM
Things may have been downsized in '09 but Historic Farm Days was not one of them.
3/1/2010 10:49:08 AM
Farm relics in such exceptional condition that cosmetic restoration would be a crime.
2/24/2010 9:49:38 AM
The 45th National Farm Machinery Show (NFMS) in Louisville, Ky., was held Feb. 10-13, 2010. You need your map handy when you are navigating the aisles and halls of the Kentucky Exposition Center, where the show is held.
Indoors, it covers 27 acres! I think the shoe companies have to profit from shows like this too! My strategy was to weave through the sea of visitors carrying goodies in their bags and to dodge the occasional yardsticks tapping a trail, as I made my way from one end to the other.
2/4/2010 12:27:32 PM
Larry Mix and his son, Joe, brought a 1923 20 HP Advance-Rumely to the Michigan Steam Engine and Threshers Club 48th Annual Reunion.
1/15/2010 11:27:59 AM
Wisconsin Historical Steam Engine Assn. Steam School teaches students through experience with machinery.
12/29/2009 1:54:11 PM
Farm Collector readers share their best shots from the 2009 farm show season.
12/29/2009 1:04:23 PM
Farm Collector readers share their best shots from the 2009 farm show season.
12/28/2009 2:35:05 PM
Farm Collector readers share their best shots from the 2009 farm show season.
12/28/2009 2:11:19 PM
Clubs set schedules for continuing education programs in 2010.
11/20/2009 4:18:53 PM
The 48th annual Massey Expo featured more than 200 of the company's tractors, equipment — and bicycles.
11/20/2009 11:17:18 AM
Collectors swarm over vintage tools at one of the few tool collectors’ shows open to the public.
11/20/2009 10:33:12 AM
When it comes to Old Man Winter, you can fight him or join him. Add a snowmobile to the mix, and the choice is easy.
11/20/2009 9:53:21 AM
Panhandle Antique Tractor & Engine Club's first-ever Plow Day.
10/30/2009 11:25:47 AM
Photos from the CU Community Photo Gallery of the 2009 Camp Creek Antique & Machinery Association Show in Waverly, Neb.
10/28/2009 10:17:31 AM
Raffle winners from the drawings held at the Farm Collector/Gas Engine Magazine tent at the 2009 Midwest Old Threshers Reunion in Mt. Pleasant, Iowa.
10/28/2009 8:58:57 AM
A Radnor, Ohio, family uses antique equipment, horses and manpower to show how farmers mowed, raked and loaded hay before tractors.
10/27/2009 3:02:50 PM
Tim Carlson wins champion's trophy with his first entry at the National Farm Toy Show.
10/26/2009 3:55:50 PM
Horse Progress Days highlights the latest innovations in horse-operated farm machinery and other horse-related products
10/26/2009 2:15:01 PM
Send your favorite shots of equipment, demonstrations and collectors from the 2009 show season to Farm Collector!
We’ll print the best of the bunch in our annual Show Photo issue (February 2010). It’s a terrific way to spread the word about your club’s show, share a one-of-a-kind display or lend a new perspective to old iron.
10/22/2009 3:04:30 PM
Gaggle of gas engines at annual Badger Steam & Gas Engine Club show in Baraboo, Wis.
10/22/2009 10:24:21 AM
Bill Winkler's fine souvenir from the 2008 Coolspring Summer Expo.
10/21/2009 4:17:56 PM
Gunfights in the street, a medicine man show, steam engine whistles, train robbers, threshing … am I in the late 1800s?
10/15/2009 9:27:17 AM
The 19th Annual Wheatland Poppin’ Johnnies Swap Meet will be Oct. 30, 31 and Nov. 1, 2009 (Halloween weekend).
Originally scheduled for Oct. 23-25, the swap meet changed dates due to a scheduling conflict at the venue.
10/1/2009 12:00:49 PM
Biggest flying American flag, Big Foot and Big Bud.
That was the tagline the I & I Antique Tractor Club used for its Half Century of Progress show in Rantoul, Ill. Held Aug. 27-30, 2009, at the Rantoul National Aviation Center Airport, the show runs every other year.
9/18/2009 10:24:46 AM
Billed as the largest gas engine show in the world the Tri-State Gas Engine Show in Portland, Ind., was held Aug. 26-30, 2009.
As I make my way past the engines and tractors, parts and pieces, and dodge golf carts and moving iron, I know it must be true.
8/27/2009 1:28:18 PM
A 1910 Case 110 HP steam traction engine is a delightful sight at the Midwest Old Threshers Reunion.
8/6/2009 9:50:38 AM
Boy, this one really had me seeing RED and a lot of it, but I mean in a good way. It was the 20th annual International Harvester Collectors Club Red Power Round Up. Sponsored by Case IH, Cub Cadet and the Wisconsin Historical Society, hosted by Wisconsin Chapter No. 4 and held July 23-25 at Willow Island at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison, Wis. Even the center’s Veterans Memorial Coliseum dome was red for the occasion!
7/30/2009 11:15:21 AM
Trace the adventures of a group of intrepid Australians as they cross the U.S. from east to west — driving classic Australian-built Chamberlain tractors. Estimated at 5,000 miles from start to finish, the trip is expected to take 10 weeks, ending in September. Here's Ron's account of their travels in Illinois.
7/29/2009 5:05:33 PM
Wrapping up its 33rd year, the Camp Creek Antique Machinery and Threshing Show is simply one of the best all-around farm shows I’ve been to.
7/29/2009 11:41:33 AM
Trace the adventures of a group of intrepid Australians as they cross the U.S. from east to west — driving classic Australian-built Chamberlain tractors. Estimated at 5,000 miles from start to finish, the trip is expected to take 10 weeks, ending in September. Here's Ron's account of their travels through Indiana and Illinois.
7/28/2009 4:53:45 PM
Show celebrates town’s rich oil history.
7/27/2009 3:54:28 PM
Printers’ Hall recreates a working print shop with a Babcock cylinder press.
7/27/2009 3:26:51 PM
Printers' Hall recreates a steam-powered working print shop.
7/21/2009 10:22:19 AM
I just returned from the New York State Two-Cylinder Expo IX held July 9-11, 2009, in Canandaigua, N.Y. This Kansas farm girl found New York to be a friendly place to visit, despite the Dorothy jokes – which just goes to show, the tractor and engine enthusiasts are the nicest bunch of folks, wherever you go. And what a beautiful setting for a show!
6/30/2009 3:23:18 PM
Every year, Dave Kemler hosts an intensive, full-bore steam threshing event on his farm.
6/22/2009 11:00:19 AM
You probably haven't heard of a Blue tractor, manufactured by the John Blue Co., because only about 200 were built.
6/10/2009 10:27:50 AM
Gas Engine Magazine to release gas engine restoration book by Peter Rooke.
6/5/2009 5:02:51 PM
Photos from cu.gasenginemagazine.com user Meco3hp
5/22/2009 12:46:50 PM
The International Windmillers’ Trade Fair will be the first stop on my summer show circuit. Held June 3-5, 2009, at the Butler County 4-H Fairgrounds in El Dorado, Kan., the event is small but mighty.
5/7/2009 4:35:37 PM
Pioneer Steam and Gas Engine Society participates in the Oil 150 Celebration.
3/26/2009 9:56:54 AM
Time for the 2009 Oklahoma Steam and Gas Engine Show, May 1-3, 2009 in Pawnee, Okla.
3/4/2009 4:30:41 PM
Online conversations from Stationary Engine List
2/23/2009 12:21:06 PM
It's a small world, especially in Dyersville, Iowa.
2/23/2009 10:06:20 AM
Participants thresh up a storm at record-setting event.
1/30/2009 3:53:05 PM
Looking for an adventure? Step back in time to the late 19th century at the Miami Valley Steam Threshers show. You’ll see the Calvin family of Radnor, Ohio, with its horse-powered equipment at Past Time Park in Plain City, Ohio, demonstrating how wheat harvesting used to be done.
1/27/2009 3:39:13 PM
Curtain falls on the square dancing tractor troupe.