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One Sweet Allis-Chalmers Sprayer

By Wayne Cooper

Unique homemade Allis-Chalmers high-crop tractor is one sweet sprayer

Tackling That First Tractor Restoration Project: An Allis-Chalmers C

By Terry Kroske

Collector takes on his first tractor restoration project, a tired Allis-Chalmers C

The Doodlebug: A Homemade Tractor

By Clell G. Ballard

Built-from-scratch homemade tractor, or doodlebug, keeps on ticking.

The Utilitor: Big Power for Small Operations

By Sam Moore

Utilitor garden tractors were one of the first brands available, and remained on the market longer than most brands.


Troublesome Tillage with a 1955 John Deere 70 Diesel Pony Start and a Graham Hoeme Chisel Plow

By Rodney Ahlgrim

Trip down memory lane in a 1955 John Deere 70 Diesel Pony Start and a Graham Hoeme Chisel Plow was not always smooth sailing

Tractor Farming in the 1920s

by Sam Moore

A 1925 article about the Greer Stock Farm extolls the many uses of tractor power on the farm, even years before smaller row-crop models were developed.

Heartland Acres Tractor Ride Returns in 2012

Press Release

The Heartland Acres Tractor Ride is on again for 2012.  Mark your calendars for Saturday June 9, 2012.  The ride will start at 8:30a.m. from the Heartland Acres parking lot at 2600 Swan Lake Blvd, in Independence, Iowa.

Harvey Firestone and the Rubber Tractor Tire

by Sam Moore

Sam Moore examines the history of rubber tractor tires and the success of the Allis-Chalmers Model U.


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