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Farm Collector September 2014 cover 

September 2014
volume 17, issue 2

On the cover: A 1970 IH 826 gold demonstrator owned by Perry Kelley Jr., Harlan, Iowa, one of hundreds of  displays at the 25th annual Red Power Round Up. Photo by Leslie C. McManus; photo illustration by Karen Rooman.


features
Sold on Steam
Sold on Steam
Iowa man builds a life around passion for steam engines.
By Bill Vossler
Geiser No 3
First Hand
Geiser No. 3 and Fordson remain part of North Carolina family's heritage.
By Jacob Freeman
Red Power Round Up 2014
Breathing New Life Into History
Red Power Round Up breaks new ground with comprehensive museum display.
By Leslie C. McManus


Wally Scott
Long-time Dealer Looks Back at Career
Wally Scott remembers "more positives than negatives" at IH dealership.
By Leslie C. McManus


Lard tin
Passion for Pigs
Uncommon collection of lard tins showcases collector's admiration for pigs & pork.
By Leslie C. McManus



departments 
Leslie McManus  First Things
There's a virus going around.
By Leslie C. McManus
Adriance Platt and Co
Let's Talk Rusty Iron
The rise of Adriance, Platt & Co.
By Sam Moore
Letters to the Editor
Letters New Era
Tales from Wales
It's not all about tractors!
By Josephine Roberts
What Is It?
What Is It?
Can you name these gizmos and gadgets?
August 2014 Sprouts
Sprouts
A place for kids.




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