Tractors

Tractor collections, antique farm toys, antique farm tractors, history of tractor manufacturers and more.

Big Tractors: Behemoths on the Farm

By Robert N. Pripps

Bigger and better tractors met the needs of the American farmer.


Homemade Tractor is Work Ready

By Bill Vossler

A homemade tractor and wagon pull their weight on an Iowa farm.


New Lease on Life for ‘Old Red’

By J.O. Parker

An old 1958 Farmall 130 handed down from a father finds a new home and restoration.


Fairbanks-Morse’s Fair-Mor Tractor

By Clyde Eide

A reader shares a postcard showing a Fairbanks-Morse tractor, which he believes might have been a dealer promotional item.


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The 1960 Ford 641-L Workmaster

By Bill Vossler

George Heinrich’s Ford 641-L Workmaster propane tractor stands out in a crowd.


Collectible Tractors for Fun and Profit

By Robert N. Pripps

Avoid costly missteps when collecting tractors by understanding rarity, usefulness, styling and markets.


Lifting the Burden of Farming with the Fordson Tractor

By Sam Moore

Small, maneuverable and inexpensive, Fordson tractors were an affordable option to many farmers.


Retired from Battle: M4 Sherman Tank Tackles Farming

By Sam Moore

An English farming contractor turns to an M4 Sherman tank for plowing duty.