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Celebrating centuries of farm machinery history

Over 1,000 entries of vintage and heritage tractors, commercial vehicles, stationary engines and agricultural equipment competed for top honours at the Newark Vintage Tractor and Heritage Show. Celebrating its 20th year, the show also brought together a wide range of visitors and exhibitors who have been meeting up at every event since its inception.

Celebrating 75 years of the Land Rover Series 1

This year marks 75 years of the Land Rover Series 1, so a fitting celebration will take place at the Newark Vintage Tractor and Heritage Show on 4th and 5th November.

Classic tractors and collectors’ items to feature at Cheffins Vintage Sale

Over 2,600 lots, including more than 250 rare vintage and classic tractors, will go under the hammer at the Cheffins Vintage Sale, the largest vintage auction event in Europe, on Friday 21st and Saturday 22nd April.

Classic and vintage tractor auction to be “biggest Massey Ferguson sale in decades”

Auctioneer estimates the sale of over 40 classic and vintage Massey Ferguson tractors and implements could achieve over £500,000.

Classic tractor focus: Ferrari

Each month, Farmers Guide’s vintage machinery expert Henry Brown looks back at the production history of classic farm machinery – for this month he explores the intricate history of Ferrari tractors.

Classic tractor focus: The Caterpillar D2

Each month, Farmers Guide’s vintage machinery expert Henry Brown looks back at the production history of a classic tractor – for this month he explores some classic crawler tractors.

Classic and vintage tractors and collectors’ items make big prices at October vintage sale

The fourth and final Cheffins collective sale of 2021 saw over 150 vintage and classic tractors, 25 vintage motorcycles, 25 classic cars and commercial vehicles and hundreds of collectors’ items go under the hammer on Saturday 23rd October.

Classic David Brown models celebrate 60th anniversary

The David Brown Tractor Club is preparing to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the popular 880 and 990 models by giving the public a chance to see some of the oldest examples in person.

Restoring a Ferguson TE20 for the model’s 75th anniversary

It takes dedication, patience and unwavering attention to detail to restore a tractor to the exacting standards of Ferguson TE20 owner Colin Taylor.

Classic tractor focus: The Crawley 75

Each month, Farmers Guide takes a look back at the production history of a classic tractor – for October we went back to the 1950s to look at the Crawley 75.

Tractors, cars and motorbikes could raise up to £1m in Cheffins October Vintage Sale

The fourth Cheffins’ collective sale of 2021 will see a series of classic and vintage tractors, cars, motorbikes and collectors’ items on offer on 23rd October at the Cheffins sale ground at Sutton, near Ely.

Ernest Doe’s tractors

Despite Ernest Doe’s popularity in the agricultural community, many are unaware that at one point the company was not just dealing in tractors, but also designing its own.

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