July 2017
Volume 19, Issue 12

On the cover: A Minnesota man builds a Case tractor collection around boyhood memories.

Photo by Bill Vossler


features

Case Tractor Connection
A Minnesota man builds a Case tractor collection around boyhood memories.
By Bill Vossler


The Wonder Plow
Tennessee inventor’s plow, also known as The Wonder Plow, was designed for stability.
By Gary Gee Sr.

Rebirth of the Little Farmer Hand-Push Cultivator
Early hand-push cultivators battled weeds in farmstead garden plots.
By Clell G. Ballard

Kansas Classics
A South Dakota collector prizes old iron from the Sunflower State.
By Loretta Sorensen
Deering binder

In the Right Place at the Right Time for a Grain Binder
A series of random events ends in the preservation of a 1908 Deering grain binder.
By Milfred Smith
 

     

departments 
Leslie C. McManus
First Things
Growing Like a Weed
By Leslie C. McManus

Letters
Looking for Info on Hand-Crank Baling Press
 
Let's Talk Rusty Iron
An English farming contractor turns to an M4 Sherman tank for plowing duty.
By Sam Moore
 
Sprouts: A place for kids!

First Hand
Eddie Sloan has an oddball tractor collection, including a Minneapolis-Moline UDLX, that travels to shows.
By Larry Whitesell

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