Enjoying Winter Call me crazy—and you wouldn’t be the first—but I love winter. Sure, the idea of it is tough to face sometimes, especially after a particularly beautiful autumn like the one we’ve just experienced. But once it’s here, it’s great, and all of the things that were potentially worrisome, like getting up early to clean off the car or shovel walks, are suddenly good excuses to bundle up, head outside, and enjoy the season. I’d like to think my love of winter is well-qualified. I grew up in an area with plenty of snow and cold, moved to an area where “winter” meant lows in the 40s and rain, then moved back to an area with even harsher winters than those of my childhood—it’s not like I don’t know any better. But still, I really love winter. So much so that my son—who shares my love of the season—and I tease my wife by threatening to move to Calgary or other places that are even colder than Eastern Iowa. There’s a strange beauty when everything is stripped back to nothing, laying dormant until next spring. Throw a few feet of snow on top of that minimal landscape, and I’m in heaven. Another great thing is it isn’t too hard to find some solitude when it’s in the...
Manufacturing Milestone Achieved at John Deere - AugustaAUGUSTA, Ga. (Nov. 19, 2014) – Today, John Deere marks a manufacturing milestone with the completion of the one millionth tractor built at the John Deere – Augusta factory in Grovetown, GA. The millionth unit, a 5100M model, was recently on display at...
Country living builds the appetite, but keeping the family happy and satisfied is always challenging.  What’s your source for the best recipes?
Massey Ferguson, Challenger, and Gleaner toys and merchandise available online and at local dealersDULUTH, Ga. (Nov. 13, 2014) — As the holiday season rapidly approaches, the perfect gifts for farm kids and farm kids-at-heart might be branded gifts from AGCO. A great way to celebrate the farm during the holiday...
AGCO Corporation and local AGCO dealers contribute to Wounded Warrior Project and Wounded Warriors CanadaDULUTH, Ga. (Nov. 11, 2014) — AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO), a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, partnered with local AGCO dealers across the United States and Canada to raise...
Doors are more durable, and provide more ventilation than the factory doorsWorcester, Massachusetts, November 6, 2014 – Curtis Industries, LLC manufacturer of cab enclosures, attachments and accessories for compact vehicles, announces the release of its new replacement doors for the John Deer Gator factor cab....

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