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Tractor Accessories & Attachments

Quick Attach Installation

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Today I made a video with Marvin, who was going to convert his Kubota pin-on bucket to a Kubota bucket…

Why You Need a Tractor Add-A-Grapple

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 Maybe you’re landscaping your place and want to move some large rocks. Or you’ve got fallen logs you let…

A Post Hole Digger: One of the Top 5 “Must Haves” for the Tractor Owner

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A post hole digger is an absolute must if you have a tractor, especially if you live in a rocky…

Getting the Right Boom When Selecting a Sprayer

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New Sprayer, Right Boom I get a lot of questions about sprayers and using a boom. Take a Look at…

Let’s Talk Grease and Grease Guns

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 I don’t know anybody who really gets excited about talking about grease, do you? But if you grease your…

Tractor Mounted Mini Tree Shear Saves Time

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New Tractor Mounted Tree Shear For Compact Tractors Here’s a new product that will make your life easier: the tractor…

Why Doesn’t My Tractor Have Quick Attach

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Why Doesn’t My Tractor Have a Quick Attach Face Plate? New to country living? If you’ve purchased your first small…

Small Tractor Grapples Are Here

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Small Tractor Grapples for Compact Tractors Now, the property owner with a small tractor is able to to clear the…

Save Time, Energy with Quick Attach Conversion Kits

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Quick Attach Conversion Kits Save Time and Work If you spend any time perusing my Tractor Fun Store, you’ll notice…

Add-A-Grapple For Convenience, Economy

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 Add-A-Grapple Changes Everything Grapples are a tractor owner’s best friend when it comes to moving brush, debris, logs, rocks…

You Really Need a Tractor Grapple

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The Easy Way to Move Brush And Other Things Now, if you’re new to tractor ownership, a tractor grapple might…

What Does “Quick Attach” Mean?

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If you’ve been shopping for a tractor, you’ve most likely heard the term “quick attach.” These inventions are probably one…

Now THIS is a Field Sprayer

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Land Champ 3 Point Hitch Sprayer Most 3 point sprayers are pretty much alike, but Land Champ Field Sprayers broke…

Pat’s Easy Change Quick Hitch

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Attaching Implements Is Now An Easy Task  Are you looking for the magic formula to make hooking up 3-point implements…

A Better Tractor Tool Box

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Forget Your Tractor Tool Box. Use The Tractor Caddy I want to tell you about the Tractor Caddy, a new…

3 Reasons for a Tractor Canopy

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Three Good Reasons for a Tractor Canopy I started writing this piece in early summer in Missouri where we’ve had…

Tractor News, Tips, and Ideas

Fenceline Spraying -Yes or No?

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Do I Need to Spray My Fenceline? Fenceline spraying seems to be a debatable issue. There are some who say…

Seven Reasons to Winterize Your Sprayer

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Seven Reasons to Winterize Your 3 Point Hitch Spray Like all your expensive farm equipment, your three point hitch sprayer…

Do I Need to Store My Equipment Inside?

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   Do I Need to Store My Equipment Inside? I recently got a question from Robert about storing his…

A Sprayer Too Big Can be Dangerous

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 My old friend Mark and I spent some time talking about pesticide use and sprayers. Mark’s an expert on…

Fall Farm and Ranch Chores

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Fall. Farm and ranch chores slow down just a bit, but when you live on the land, you know there…

Three Easy-to-Fix Tractor Issues

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I get lots of questions about tractor issues and how to fix them. Here’s three service issues that are really…

Inexpensive Way to Fix Some Broken Tractor Parts

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 Side Panel or Headlight Bezel Broken on Your Tractor? I’ve had a problem with the side panels on my…

Maintenance: What to Check When You Use Your Tractor

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What To Check Every Time You Use Your Tractor The Four Most Important Things Seems like when I talk to…

How To Hook Up A Three Point Implement

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How To Hook Up A Three Point Implement Learning how  to hook up a three point implement is one of…

Tractor Safety

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Do You Pay Attention to Tractor Safety? Tractor safety. Not always the first thing that comes to mind when you’re…

New Tractor Lights for Safety

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Why Are Tractor Lights Positioned So Badly? A glaring flaw (pardon the pun) that really gets me is where tractor…

Which Attachment for Snow Removal?

It’s getting to be that time, when snow removal is no longer a summer fantasy. Think your compact tractor is…

Bobcat Is Back In The Compact Tractor Market

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For those of you who are tractor geeks like I am, there was an interesting development in the last few…

Who’s Trespassing On Your Land?

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Who’s Trespassing on Your Land? You’ve purchased some acreage, either as private hunting land, or as a country residence. It’s…

Best Time to Buy A New Tractor

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One of the questions I get asked all the time is “When is the best time to buy a tractor?” …

10 Tips For Easier Brush Hogging

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Getting Comfortable With the Brush Hog Most people buying a tractor get some form of three point cutter with it…

Can Adding Fluid In Tractor Tires Make The Bearings Fail?

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Fluid in Tractor Tires- Yes or No? January 23, 2019 / No Comments Today’s question is from Glenn in Florida.…

What Is the Best Brand of Compact Tractor?

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Tough Question, Fairly Simple Answer Today, we’re going to talk about my #1 most frequently asked question about tractors, and…

safeLOCK Quick Attach

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Introducing the safeLOCK Grease QUICK ATTACH When I recently introduced the Lube-Shuttle Grease Gun, I got a lot of questions…

The Reinvented Lube Gun

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Meet the Lube-Shuttle NO-MESS Premium Pistol Grip Grease Gun Every so often a new product comes out that just makes your…