Tractors

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

Remembering Massey-Harris Tractors

By Fred Potter

The son of a farm equipment expert corrects us on a Ferguson and Massey-Harris engine identification.


British Royalty and Super BMD Farmall Tractors

By Sam Moore

Exploring the connection between Super BMD Farmall tractors and the queen.


Waterloo Boy Tractor Scaled to Perfection

By Leslie C. McManus

A tractor collector and his grandson join forces on a half-scale Waterloo Boy.


The Rise and Fall of the Australian Tractor Industry

By Dr. Graeme R. Quick

Remembering the glory days of Australian tractor manufacture from A.H. McDonald to International Harvester.


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Remembering Old Tractors

By Dave Siemantel

A former Indiana farm boy fondly recalls old tractors from his childhood, including a Ferguson TE-20 and Allis-Chalmers WD-40.


Into Thin Air: The Maxwell Tractor

By Bill Vossler

The much-heralded Maxwell tractor failed to materialize after its 1918 debut.


Victim of the Times and Rival Tractor Companies

By Bill Vossler

The promising Grain Belt tractor was swamped by stiff competition from hundreds of other tractor companies and ultimately discontinued.


Double-Take: A Ferguson 40 Utility and Massey-Harris 50 Utility

By Bill Vossler

Minnesota collector's Ferguson 40 and Massey-Harris 50 are essentially the same tractor with different names.