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

Finding a Diamond in the Rough

By Ralph Hurlbert

South Dakota reader finds another IHC sign while pushing dirt with his crawler tractor.

Inquiry About Grain Cradles

By Sam Moore

Farm Collector columnist Sam Moore answers a reader's inquiry about grain cradles.

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.


Farm Collector April 16Farm Collector is a monthly magazine focusing on antique tractors and all kinds of antique farm equipment. If it's old and from the farm, we're interested in it!

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