5/14/2013 3:58:01 PM
An advertisement for Port Huron Longfellow in the 1912 Michigan Agricultural College yearbook.
5/14/2013 3:29:01 PM
Delco-Light systems had broad application in rural areas.
5/14/2013 1:32:47 PM
Minnesota trio brings antique threshing machines to life at LeSueur County Pioneer Power Show.
5/3/2013 12:18:25 PM
Regional old iron and farm implements add heft to Canadian collection.
5/1/2013 12:07:32 PM
Southland Flywheelers Antique Tractor &
Engine Club tackles restoration of a cotton gin built before the Civil War.
4/24/2013 1:44:54 PM
ProMan PTO, LLC has developed a revolutionary Patent Pending Fan Reverser for ATVs, UTVs, Zero-Turns and Ride-On Mowers.
4/23/2013 10:40:45 AM
D.C. Stover utilized Henry Ford’s Model T Ford for an array of products.
4/5/2013 3:12:02 PM
See video of Terry Spahr's Gaar-Scott model steam engine making homemade ice cream in a Country Freezer ice cream freezer.
4/2/2013 8:43:16 AM
Steam cream made possible by Gaar-Scott Model steam traction engine providing power to White Mountain ice cream freezer
3/29/2013 11:17:14 AM
A piece from Milwaukee Lithograph Co. advertising the Halladay Standard mill manufactured by U.S. Wind Engine & Pump Co.
3/27/2013 12:22:15 PM
Inventive farmers utilized homemade radio cabinets to house manufactured radio chassis.
3/27/2013 8:28:44 AM
Joseph Oppenheim built New Idea on manure spreader featuring a paddle concept.
3/26/2013 11:36:26 AM
New Idea hay loader is breath of fresh air at Minnesota old iron show
3/4/2013 3:17:11 PM
The need for improved road maintenance spurred development of the pull-type grader
3/4/2013 2:02:41 PM
Leaning-wheel Adams Road King pull-type grader
almost got away
2/25/2013 10:41:24 AM
Let’s Talk Rusty Iron: Hapgood’s Piasa Bird plows benefitted from early direct sales.
2/8/2013 3:33:15 PM
Ohio Cultivator line lives on in Bill Duncan’s collection.
2/8/2013 2:21:15 PM
Family ties lead to
rescue of a basket case Deardorff Kushion Tread Kat.
2/8/2013 11:11:37 AM
The interesting design
of this implement seat opens up questions that need answers.
1/30/2013 11:55:06 AM
Early four-wheel drive military jeeps delivered mobility in remote areas.
1/30/2013 8:42:15 AM
chromolithograph advertises the Marsh Harvester manufactured by the Gammon,
Deering & Stewart Mfg. Co.
1/28/2013 4:56:14 PM
Hayes Pump & Planter Co. check-row planter surprisingly accurate.
1/14/2013 11:22:23 AM
A promotional piece for the "Square Corner" sulky and gang plows manufactured by David Bradley Mfg. Co.
12/31/2012 2:56:01 PM
Wisconsin man handcrafts fantasy truck: “1919” Ford Model T Pickup
12/31/2012 11:53:55 AM
trucks brought power to the people in applications like golf course
maintenance, road construction and street maintenance
12/6/2012 4:13:10 PM
Mike Weicht is looking
for more information on the Midland Co., which manufactured garden tractors for
12/3/2012 9:58:01 AM
Improvements to motor cars in the early 1900s provided a fertile field for inventors. Many of their ideas became standard on later cars, some didn't, and some are considered today to be new innovations.
12/3/2012 9:37:37 AM
A circa 1900 chromolithograph poster featuring a banner boy advertising the Advance Thresher.
11/30/2012 4:06:51 PM
Unique second act for 1947 David Bradley manure spreader, lovingly referred to as the Minnesota Ferrari
11/28/2012 4:31:45 PM
Rick Shriver is able to identify one of the unknown pieces of equipment in his family's barn when he stumbles across the original shipping correspondence for a 1901 New Holland Machine Works cob and feed mill.
11/19/2012 1:17:48 PM
Heartland Acres Agribition Center has added two new displays - a John Deere reproduction A-II tractor tank and a 1915 International Harvester Threshing Machine.
11/14/2012 11:04:08 AM
Timing was everything for D.M. Osborne & Co., a major farm equipment manufacturer in the late 1800s.
11/9/2012 4:18:44 PM
1914 Avery Yellow Kid thresher still going strong at Platte County Steam & Gas Engine Show
11/6/2012 1:53:05 PM
Kansas-built Norton All Steel is star of windmill collection
11/6/2012 10:44:38 AM
Batavia, Ill., holds on to heritage of being an original windmill town
10/9/2012 1:20:28 PM
Late 1800s chromolithograph advertises the Milwaukee Leads of the Milwaukee Harvester Co.
9/17/2012 3:55:02 PM
Iron Age Ads: Brochure for a McCormick-Deering thresher provides look at American agricultural history.
9/17/2012 1:34:03 PM
The Barre Historical Society is looking for a photo of a salesman’s sample of the New England Champion sulky rake.
9/17/2012 12:45:45 PM
Reader Neil Nelson is looking for information on the manufacturer of a walking plow.
9/10/2012 10:34:03 AM
Coleman lanterns played a vital role before rural electrification.
9/7/2012 2:35:25 PM
Old farm trucks are one collector’s best-kept secret
9/7/2012 2:10:53 PM
Sam Moore shares stories of threshing in America from a 1927 issue of The American Threshermen.
9/7/2012 1:57:08 PM
Pair of Twin City trucks fit in well with Twin City tractor collection
9/7/2012 1:13:55 PM
Looking at the evolution of the pickup stock rack, which was a valuable piece of old farm and ranch equipment.
9/7/2012 12:16:40 PM
Sterling threshing machine works and shines like new in Minnesota
9/6/2012 12:45:32 PM
Iowa man collects, restores antique cider presses
9/6/2012 10:02:53 AM
The hydraulic ram made pumping water easy and inexpensive.
8/22/2012 11:15:29 AM
This 1880s Grand Detour Plow Co. chromolithograph shows the intertwined relationship between Grand Detour and Deere & Co.
8/16/2012 11:00:44 AM
A collector is looking for information on setting up an antique air compressor he has acquired.
8/9/2012 9:11:52 AM
Engine governors were the mechanical solution to speed control
8/8/2012 3:58:12 PM
The Fairgrove (Mo.) Historical & Preservation Society is looking for the oldest known antique jack
8/8/2012 3:30:53 PM
Missouri collector specializes in antique jacks.
8/8/2012 11:44:28 AM
Manufacturer Ransom Eli Olds left lasting imprint on early automotive industry
7/20/2012 3:39:38 PM
Ottawa drag saws were technologically innovative, versatile and smooth-running.
7/5/2012 4:36:33 PM
Spinach harvester puts a unique shine on harvest
7/5/2012 3:56:30 PM
Burrall Corn Sheller Delivered Advanced Technology
6/20/2012 2:25:05 PM
Heartland Acres' Increase Your Ag IQ explores the history of J.S. Bloom's Corn Cutter.
6/18/2012 3:56:52 PM
Pair of collectors just can’t say no to powerful Easthope stump puller mated to a 1938 Stover CT2
6/4/2012 4:55:21 PM
Let’s Talk Rusty Iron: Farm machinery manufacturers, including Deere & Co., played a part in the great American bicycle craze
5/16/2012 10:42:06 AM
The new Cruiser farm boot from Billy Boots is made of lightweight EVA resin
5/14/2012 9:36:03 AM
T&T Pump has been manufacturing water pumps in Fairmont, WV since 1965.
4/30/2012 12:17:48 PM
Vintage hay presses, including a rare Kansas City Lightning, get back to work with help from Minnesota collector
4/27/2012 3:16:55 PM
Large disc corn sheller may date to the 1850s
4/27/2012 9:54:14 AM
Michigan man redefines notion of yard art with a display of old plows
4/27/2012 9:13:47 AM
A folding saw manufactured by the Folding Sawing Machine Co. is compact and portable for offsite jobs
4/17/2012 1:54:26 PM
According to Ray Garvey, marketing coordinator at Grasshopper, clean diesel is the right choice for professionals looking to reduce costs, increase revenues and minimize environmental impacts.
4/17/2012 12:11:07 PM
See vintage hay presses, including a McCormick-Deering and International Harvester, stretch their legs.
4/10/2012 8:42:12 AM
In the mid-1920s, a curious conversion kit became available that enabled tractors and automobiles to travel with ease across snow and ice.
4/3/2012 12:26:03 PM
Restored CMC trench pump, powered by a Wisconsin ABN, earns its keep
4/3/2012 12:07:52 PM
Restoration of 1921 Hercules drag saw proves it is no mere mortal
4/3/2012 11:51:42 AM
The Stover Company made more than just Stover Engines, like this Stover Dinner Bell
3/23/2012 9:39:56 AM
Cream separators utilized centrifugal force to separate the cream from milk
3/20/2012 1:18:36 PM
DR Power Equipment introduces its new DR Versa-Trailer utility trailer by challenging consumers to test the new product’s “metal” with a unique trial offer.
3/20/2012 11:15:58 AM
The Deere & Company Gilpin sulky plow, invented by partner Gilpin Moore in 1875, was a highly successful, easy-to-use riding plow for the Deere & Co. implement line.
3/20/2012 11:03:56 AM
Jordan Meeker has salvaged and restored items of all sorts from abandoned mining camps. Here, he shows off some antique rock drills.
3/12/2012 4:51:54 PM
The restoration at the 1858 May Cotton Gin House, including a Gullett cotton gin and cotton press, at Tannehill State Park gets started
2/27/2012 2:25:03 PM
The Southland Flywheelers Antique Tractor and Engine Club's restored antique cotton gin runs at the 2011 Morgan County Fair in Alabama.
2/27/2012 9:43:32 AM
Heartland Acres Agribiton Center launches Increase Your Ag IQ to help increase awareness of our agricultural heritage.
2/23/2012 11:14:15 AM
Bill Friday of the Southland Flywheelers has a new fascination with all things cotton farming, and now he’s ready to take on the restoration of multiple cotton gins.
2/23/2012 10:47:24 AM
Iron Age Ads: Hayes Pump & Planter Co. put a spin on advertising with mechanical trade cards like this
2/17/2012 12:17:48 PM
Cast iron seats, toolboxes and more find a home in this Iowa collection
2/14/2012 8:52:43 AM
Mystery solved! Check your answers to the mystery farm tools from the January 2012 issue of Farm Collector magazine.
2/8/2012 4:14:05 PM
Over 2,100 Vehicles Offered, Largest Auction in Company History
2/1/2012 4:00:10 PM
The 1920 No. 40 plow with "Self-Adjusting Hitch" was marketed as the perfect plow for the Fordson tractor.
1/30/2012 10:21:14 AM
The DR Lawn Aerator, which features the coring technology used by professionals, is manufactured in the United States by DR Power Equipment in its Winooski, Vermont facility and is available for sale directly from DR Power Equipment.
1/18/2012 3:40:37 PM
Iron Age Ads: McCormick Harvesting Co. depicts Battle of the Ironclads alongside McCormick Harvester
1/16/2012 3:23:18 PM
Tales from Wales: The story of David and Glynne Jones, who formed Wales’ most famous equipment company, Jones Baler Co.
12/16/2011 10:30:42 AM
One young man's first love was for antique snowmobiles and old machines geared toward the farmer.
11/23/2011 10:46:54 AM
Sometimes, kids misunderstand. As was the case with a young boy and a tongue truck.
11/22/2011 2:08:08 PM
Iron Age Ads: Stephens Lithograph & Engineering Co. chromolithograph advertisement for Collins Plow Co. Eli Baling Presses
11/17/2011 10:43:28 AM
Wood Bros. and Sterling antique threshing machines rediscovered and restored to working condition.
10/25/2011 3:43:03 PM
Iron Age Ads: C Aultman & Co chromolithograph advertising poster for the Sweep Stakes thresher
10/19/2011 3:56:36 PM
Powel Crosley Jr’s Crosley Farm-O-Road was an economy car ahead of its time.
9/19/2011 4:11:08 PM
A surplus armored half-track turned into a ski lift shows inventive farm “engineering”
9/19/2011 4:06:16 PM
Early farmers recycled vehicles into farm equipment like buck rakes and air compressors.
9/19/2011 3:25:24 PM
How It Works: Utilizing Eli Whitney’s cotton gin in the seed separation process of short-staple cotton.
8/23/2011 3:37:29 PM
Early dairymen depended on Meloney Automatic Registering Milk Scale for production data.
8/23/2011 2:45:28 PM
What the hay? Hay carriers and hay tools star at annual North American Hay Tool Collectors Assn show in Ohio.
8/23/2011 2:21:37 PM
From early plows made of wood to riding sulky plows, learn the basics of early plows.
8/23/2011 2:04:57 PM
Harold Eddy’s, of Slater, Mo., antique farm equipment collection includes walking plows and sulky plows of all kinds.