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Numbers Tell Stories

By Leslie C. McManus

Ledger books gives the editor a glimpse of her grandfather’s daily life.

Great Ideas for Old Iron Holiday Gifts

By the Farm Collector staff

From bib overalls and engineer caps to tractor books, get your family and friends old iron gifts they’ll enjoy.

Red 4WD Tractors by Lee Klancher

By the Farm Collector staff

Lee Klancher's new book, Red 4WD Tractors, features a colorful history of some of the most powerful tractors of the past 60 years.

Read All About It: Ozarks Steam Engine Assn. and Bookmobile Summer Program

By Beth Beavers

A partnership between the Ozarks Steam Engine Assn. and a local library bookmobile gets kids excited about old iron.


Art is Long, Life is Short

By Leslie C. McManus

Send your children’s or grandchildren’s drawings for our Sprouts page!

Making it Work in Meriden, Kansas

By Leslie C. McManus

The Meriden Antique Engine and Threshers Assn. has been growing and flourishing, thanks to a collective vision and friendly neighbors.

October 2017 Sprouts

By the Farm Collector staff

Sprouts: A place for kids!

What a Difference a Century Makes!

By Leslie C. McManus

As Harry Ferugson and Henry Ford have proven, all it takes is one kid to make a big impact.