Antique farm machinery, old farm equipment, vintage farm implements, old farm tools and more.

Looking for Information on a Cattle Waterer

By Leon Osterhaus

A reader seeks help on identifying a cattle waterer that has no markings on it.

Seeking Help with a Wright Chain Hoist

By John Griffin

A reader is looking for information on a Wright 4-ton chain hoist.

Picnic with the Empire Grain Drill

By the Farm Collector staff

A family spends the afternoon watching the man of the house work the field with his Empire grain drill in this sign from the 1890s.

Head 'em Up; Move 'em Out: Stockyard Memorabilia

By Leslie C. McManus

Stockyard memorabilia collectors group preserves the heritage of the American stockyard.


From Alemite to Zerk: The History of the Grease Fitting

By Sam Moore

Sam Moore gives a lesson on grease fittings, which seemed to be in every piece of machinery, especially before the days of modern bearings.

A Cut Above: The MontaMower

By George Wanamaker

Introduced in 1923, the MontaMower had a unique design and was advertised as being easy enough for a 10-year-old to use.

Evapo-Rust Launches Rust-Block, Rust Inhibitor Spray, into Retail Chain Stores

Press Release

Rust-Block is not only ideal for home and shop use, it's safe for your skin and the environment.

Digging Up Drainage Tile

By Leslie C. McManus

A drainage tile collection tells the important story of the solution to farm drainage problems.