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FOR FARM EQUIPMENT COLLECTORS, SHOWING OFF IS HALF THE FUN
Inside the February issue of Farm Collector, on newsstands Jan. 17 

Farm Collector February 2012 Cover 

Ohio Show Gives Friends a Chance to Show Off Engines Father and son host an invitation-only show to share their love of old iron and display their diverse collection of Ohio-built gas engines.

Massey Ferguson Snowmobile Collector Keeps Vintage Sleds Running A young Minnesota collector shares his passion for a unique line of snowmobiles.

Early Industrialist with Deere Family Ties Built Trucks, Cars and Tractors Columnist Sam Moore shares the history of the Velie Motors Corp. and the rare Velie Biltwel tractor that was manufactured in the early 1900s. 

Steam Schools Teach the Hobby Through Classroom and Hands-On Lessons Nine organizations will hold steam schools in 2012 to educate both aspiring hobbyists and experienced engineers, focusing on the safety, operation and maintenance of steam traction engines.

About Farm Collector  
Farm Collector (www.FarmCollector.com) is a monthly publication celebrating vintage farm equipment. Since 1998, Farm Collector has featured unique collections, extensive renovation projects, early farm practices and related attractions. Enthusiasts also turn to Farm Collector for previews of notable shows and auctions, and extensive classified advertising.

About Ogden Publications Inc.  
Ogden Publications Inc. (www.OgdenPubs.com) is the leading information resource serving the sustainable living, rural lifestyle, farm memorabilia and classic motorcycle communities. Key brands include Mother Earth News, Natural Home & Garden, Utne Reader, Capper’s and Grit. Ogden Publications also produces environmentally friendly housewares through Natural Home Products LLC, and provides insurance and financial services through its Capper’s Insurance Service division.

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