March 2017
Volume 19, Issue 8

On the cover: Variety is the spice of life, and this applies to old tractors as well.

Photo by Josephine Roberts.


features

The Ford Tractor Influence
A Minnesota man catches Ford tractor fever from his dad.
By Bill Vossler


Tractor Plowing 101
Good tractor plowing remains the key to good farming.
By Robert N. Pripps

Kansas City Lightning Engines Light Up Portland Show
Display of five Kansas City Lightning engines at the Tri-State Gas Engine & Tractor Assn. show offers rare opportunity.
By Leslie C. McManus

David Bradley Vintage Chainsaws
Collection of David Bradley chainsaws add to I&I Antique Tractor & Gas Engine Club's Historic Farm Days show.
By Cindy Ladage





     

departments 
Leslie C. McManus
First Things
Everything old is new again.
By Leslie C. McManus

Letters
Remembering Raymond Loewy's Influence on Cockshutt Tractors; Potato Digger Has Familiar Name
 
Let's Talk Rusty Iron
The Duesenberg: A Remnant of a gilded age in America.
By Sam Moore
 
Sprouts: A place for kids!

Tales from Wales
For the love of rusty old relics.
By Josephine Roberts

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