Farm Life

Life on the land, farm shows, lessons from the past and more

James Madison Promotes Farming with Oxen

by Sam Moore

In a speech to the Albemarle Agricultural Society in 1818, James Madison presented an argument for farming with oxen being superior to farming with horses.

International Harvester to the Rescue in Wake of Tri-State Tornado of 1925

By Farm Collector

In the wake of the deadly Tri-State Tornado of 1925, International Harvester stood between farmers and crop failure.

Planting Corn: Then and Now

by Sam Moore

Sam Moore wonders at the change from planting corn with row markers to using GPS systems.

Alternative Transportation Was Necessary for Students

By Clell G. Ballard

Recalling the days when alternative transportation was needed for those in rural areas.


Wales by Massey Ferguson 35

By Josephine Roberts

Josephine Roberts fires up her Massey Ferguson 35 for a jaunt around her neighborhood.

Gail Borden Finally Hit It Big with Condensed Milk

By Sam Moore

Gail Borden found success with condensed milk.

Childhood Memories of Food in the 1940s

by Sam Moore

Sam Moore shares recollections of what he ate on the family farm while growing up in the 1940s.

Ice-Vibe from Horseware Ireland: Prevention, Recovery, Rehabilitation

Press Release

Horseware is happy to announce the addition of Ice-Vibe Hock and Ice-Vibe Knee to the revolutionary Ice-Vibe range.