The Rise of Orchard Tractors

Streamlined orchard tractors were designed to slip in and out of tight places.

Although the John Deere Model 60 replaced the Model A with substantial upgrades, the 60-O (Orchard) was essentially the same as the AO under the fancy skin. Shown here is the extremely rare LPG version built only in 1956-57.
Photo by Robert N. Pripps