Tractors

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

Making Tracks with Crawler Tractors

By Robert N. Pripps

Tractor expert Bob Pripps traces the evolution of crawler tractor steering systems.


Homemade Tractor is a Survivor

By Paul Baresol

A reader finds a worn homemade tractor with a Model A Ford transmission outside of a barn.


Rediscovering the Sears Handiman Line

By Sam Moore

Sam Moore runs across a Sears, Roebuck & Co. sales brochure advertising the Sears Handiman tractor line at an antique shop.


Last of the Line: Charley Wilkinson's Holt Caterpillar

By Bill Vossler

A rare Holt Caterpillar 2-Ton crawler marks the end of the era.


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Museum Volunteers Restore Oliver 550

By the Central Washington Ag Museum

The Oliver 550 Utility took 14 months to rebuild and can be seen at the Central Washington Ag Museum.


Minneapolis-Moline Tractor Identification

By Donald Ober

A reader asks for help in identifying a Minneapolis-Moline tractor in West Virginia.


Porsche Tractor Journey Raises Funds for Charity – and Awareness of the Toll of War

By Josephine Roberts

A doctor drives his antique Porsche tractor from Germany to North Wales for Doctors Without Borders.


Identical Massey-Harris 30 Tractors!

By the Farm Collector staff

A man and his brother win identical Massey-Harris 30 tractors at separate tractor shows last summer.