Tractor & Farm Heritage May 2017
In the May 2017 issue of Tractor & Farm Heritage we take a look round Tom French’s award-winning Massey Ferguson 65 Mk1 and a tractor trader recalls how it all began with a Fordson Major, 27 years ago. We also have all the latest gear to help you keep your trusty tractor in fine fettle.
What’s been happening in the world of vintage tractors and rural heritage.
The ‘random things that shouldn’t happen but do happen fairly regularly and boy do they make me mad syndrome’.
Your news, views and comments about the veteran, vintage and classic scene.
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A tractor trader recalls how it all began with a Fordson Major, 27 years ago.
Stop hanging about
It’s time to make a start on the mountain of jobs that seem to have appeared over winter.
Mrs Brown comes out in sympathy when Farmer Brown cracks a rib in a bizarre accident.
This Fordson Major E27N restoration began when a mechanic came to call.
A look round Tom French’s award-winning Massey Ferguson 65 Mk1.
A Ford 7000 had always seemed out of reach for Dave Taylor’s collection, but finally his star tractor was found and restored.
Welcome to the World
The Spring Tractor World Show, Malvern which packs most of the things we love about our hobby into one show.
This year marks the 140th Anniversary of the Clydesdale Horse Society who have played their part in keeping our farming heritage alive.
First of the New Generation
As the farming revolution rushed headlong toward the Sixties, changing times brought changing farms and a thirst for power.
Luckily the old ways are not completely forgotten and old photographs can be a superb way to experience the past.
A nicely painted tractor is what most people doing restorations strive for, so getting a good finish is important.
All the latest gear to help you keep your trusty tractor in fine fettle.
With buyers coming to view his vineyard Dexta, Richard Lofting acts quickly to resolve a hydraulic problem.
Preview of the FVAMC Farming Heritage Show & Annual Rally in June, which promises an outstanding line up.
Our look ahead to the events, rallies and road runs over the coming months.