First Gear


Farm Stacking: Matching Farmers With Similar Operations on Land

A new initiative may soon provide an online means of connecting land-starved farmers with the ground they need as well as other necessities.

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I Love My Farmers Market: Good Food, Good Cause

The American Farmland Trust supports producers and protects land with their annual favorite farmers market contest.

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AGCO Tractors Have A Legacy at Homestead National Monument

The arrival of a new tractor is always an exciting event on any farm, but for Ken Deardorff it was an ordeal that lasted several weeks and involved airplanes, dog sleds and work in sub-zero temperatures.

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Massey Ferguson Dealer Gives Kids A Day With Tractors

Tractor rides and hands-on learning are an annual tradition for one Missouri school.

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FarmLife FIVE: Severe Weather Packs A Punch

Read on about storm stats and satellite senescence.

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Massey Ferguson on the Night Shift

Many farmers boast formal portraits of their families on their walls. Some even sport shots of their tractors and combines. Few, however, have shots as striking as those displayed by Ohio farmer Bob Forry.

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FarmLife FIVE Winter 2013

Take this quiz to test your knowledge of current ag-related stats.

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Massey to the South Pole Part II

A performance artist and her team take a Massey Ferguson tractor, and the dreams of thousands, to the “end of the world.”

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High-Water Rescue

On the morning of June 20, Les Smith went into work at Farmway Machinery as usual. No one—not even meteorologists watching the storm systems that were uniquely aligning—anticipated what would happen later that day.

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