Tips and tricks for restoring and repairing antique tractors, gas engines and steam traction engines.

Profiles: Rustic Red Acres

Press Release

Business profile for Rustic Red Acres in Edinburgh, IN - a source for McCormick Deering, International and Farmall tractor restoration parts.

Farm Structures Restored for a New Generation

Clell Ballard

Old, abandoned farm structures, like small out-buildings and homestead houses, get new life from Idaho collector.

Looking for Tips on Roller Restoration

by Beth Beavers

Looking for information and tips on restoring land rollers

Restoring Old Farm Equipment for Maryland Museums

Jerry Schleicher

Volunteer restorer gives helping hand to three Maryland museums by restoring various types of old farm equipment.


11 Questions to Ask Before You Begin a Tractor Restoration

Jerry Schleicher

Farm Collector asked three restoration experts what to consider before beginning a tractor restoration.

1939 New Idea Manure Spreader Restoration

Leslie C. McManus

Iowa man restores his father’s horse-drawn New Idea manure spreader.

Restoration of 90-Year-Old Steel Windmill

John L. Cole

Minnesota man restores 90-year-old Baker Manufacturing Company steel windmill at fourth generation family farm in Kenyon, Minn.

The Art of Custom Pinstriping

Leslie C. McManus

Custom pinstriping, or hand-striping, puts finishing touch on antique machinery and antique farm equipment.