This is our first farm tractor purchase in 1980. Its a 1947 Ford-Ferguson Model 2N. 24 HP, 120 c.i. 4 cylinder gas engine, not live PTO, 3 speeds with a 3-point hitch and two wheel drive. In 1996, it was completely overhauled from front to back and runs like a new tractor today. It is currently used for light-duty work such as mowing, disking & cultivating.
This tractor, a 1997 New Holland Model 1920 had made the largest change in our farming business. This tractor has 34hp, 120 c.i. 4 cylinder diesel engine, live PTO, 12 speeds, power steering and brakes and equipped with a front loader and four wheel drive. This is our medium duty used for also any task including plowing, spraying, moving dirt, hauling plants, etc.
Another light duty tractor, 2005 Farm Pro Model 2420. Has 20hp, 60 c.i., 2 cylinder diesel engine, live 540 & 1000 PTO, 24 speeds and two wheel drive.
Our newest tractor, a 2007 Kubota Model MX5000. This tractor has 50hp, 148 c.i., 4 cylinder diesel, independent hydraulic 540 PTO, 8 speeds, power steering and brakes and telescopic lower links on the 3-point system (Category II). This tractor can use a three bottom plus able to handle the 2,500 lb. transplanter machine.
1969 John Deere Crawler Tractor (Dozer) Model 450. It has a 57 hp four cylinder diesel engine, four forward speeds with a two speed clutch less transfer shift. It has a eight and one half foot blade which will be used for brush clearing, leveling of future building sites and maybe a small pond.
2008 Kubota RTV-900 Farm Utility Vehicle has a 21.6 hp diesel engine with 3 speed hydrostatic transmission, 4 wheel drive and 4 by 5 foot hydraulic lift bed. This vehicle might be the valuable and labor saving equipment that we have on the farm. It is being used in almost every function and day from helping build fences, spraying crops and hauling both dry and green gourds and plants in the springtime.
2011 Kubota L-3800 Farm Tractor, diesel, 8 speeds, four wheel drive, power steering.
Disks and Cultivators