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Hay Family Auction

by Farm Collector

Nixon Auctioneers hosted a sale of the Hay family's collection, which included a nice Hart-Parr 30-60 in addition to other antique farm equipment.

Mecum Auctions Unveils Historic Lotus Type 56 Turbine Indy Racecar for August Auction

Press Release

Mecum Auctions unveiled an iconic piece of Indy 500 history owned by racing legend “The King” Richard Petty during their auction at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis, Indiana. The STP-sponsored Lotus Type 56/3 Turbine Indy racecar, driven by Graham Hill at the 1968 Indianapolis 500-Mile Race was revealed in a glass case and will head to auction during Mecum at Monterey, California in August.

YMT Vacations: Hawaiian Farm Tours Since 1975

Press Release

Farmers and ranchers from throughout the United States and Canada have visited Hawaii with YMT Vacations (YMT) every January since 1975.

3rd Annual Mo-Kan and Lathrop Model Engine Show May 19-20, 2012

Press Release

The 3rd Annual Mo-Kan & Lathrop Model Engine Show in Lathrop, Mo. is coming up on Saturday and Sunday, May 19-20, 2012.


Heartland Acres Agribition Center Celebrates Five Year Anniversary

Press Release

Heartland Acres Agribition Center plans to mark their five-year anniversary of celebrating agricultural history and education with a series of events that will begin Monday, May 7, 2012.

Saving Historic Barns

by Beth Beavers

The National Barn Alliance is helping preserve historic barns

The Tractor of the Century: 1939 Aluminum Hood Ford 9N Up for Auction

Press Release

Often considered to be the tractor of the century, this 1939 aluminum-hood Ford 9N will be auctioned off at the 3rd Annual Gone Farmin' Tractor Auction August 3-4, 2012, in Walworth, Wisc.

25 Years of Mecum Auctions and Indianapolis, Ind.

Press Release

Mecum Auctions will celebrate its Silver anniversary at Dana Mecum’s 25th Original Spring Classic Auction, May 15-20, 2012 at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis, Ind.