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From Past to Present Updated

🕔15:10, 4.Sep 2018

  The development of steam power  is what starts tractor history, and in 1849 when M. Archambault & Company of Philadelphia made the first farm steam engine, newspaper man Horace Greeley wrote the following: The time must be at hand

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Defending Descendants

🕔14:02, 19.Jun 2018

  Today is the first day of summer, and it means lots of farm activity.  If you spent last Sunday with your children in celebration of  Father’s Day, remember their smiling faces and commit yourself to keeping them safe while you go about

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Use Your Head to Protect It

🕔17:27, 22.Jan 2018

It’s football season!  And basketball season!  And hockey season!  The list goes on and our society’s obsession with sports seems to grow each and every day.  But this interest has recently included an increased awareness of injuries associated with those activities. 

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Winter Technology Tips

🕔08:44, 8.Jan 2018

Every farmer knows the importance of winterizing your equipment, and  AGCO has introduced an acronym – FARMS – to help you remember the basic steps: F: Fill Tanks A: Adequately Lubricate R: Repair Damage M: Maintain and Clean S: Store

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Tax Time is Here Again

🕔10:16, 27.Dec 2017

Just like the holidays, tax time comes around once a year.  For many, this deadline can create anxiety and frustration, so the key is preparation.  Here is some basic information that might make your life easier: Two Important Points to get

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Thank You!

🕔13:42, 26.Jun 2017

Earlier this month we sent out a customer satisfaction survey, and we want to thank everyone who took the time to respond.   Your needs are important to us, and the results of this survey were both educational and encouraging.

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Enjoy the Show

🕔11:55, 12.Jun 2017

There’s a piece of Americana that pulls at the fringes of my memory, and that’s the summertime activity of drive-in theaters.  I was born just before this type of movie peaked at over 4,000 back in 1958, and my parents were up

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Stuck on the Subject Updated

🕔13:30, 30.May 2017

I know we’ve talked about the subject of extricating farm equipment, but if you have new hires on your farm or see some room for more education regarding your older (and perhaps more complacent) workers, these tips could come in

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Working Together for Farming Solutions

🕔13:54, 15.May 2017

I would venture to say that a farmer has got to be one of the most under-appreciated people when it comes to creativity on the farm.  I often read of necessary characteristics to be a farmer involving finance, marketing, people

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