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could not run a 10 horse barn without my tractor... it saves me HOURS of work each week.
9/21/2013 11:35:11 PM
All the tractors are antique but still run like a charm!
9/21/2013 8:47:34 PM
We have an old Ford that has a loader which is invaluble to the operation of our farm.
9/21/2013 12:01:57 PM
Old John Deere 1967
9/21/2013 9:08:07 AM
use a four wheeler and hand tools
9/21/2013 3:41:11 AM
I turn the key and HOPE it starts!
9/20/2013 4:35:35 PM
Limped along without one for years. It's so much easier with.
9/20/2013 12:58:52 PM
Wish I could afford one. It would be nice to have but I do without.
9/20/2013 9:31:11 AM
we have a farm truck
9/20/2013 7:12:02 AM
could not do horse ranching without one!
9/20/2013 12:53:24 AM
i board my horses. stable has a tractor.
9/19/2013 9:12:05 PM
9/19/2013 8:30:07 PM
Can't beat a tractor for moving round rolls and sand.
9/19/2013 5:07:19 PM
but... one needs the appropriate attachments for said tractor! ;-)
9/19/2013 12:17:57 PM
I'm a boarder but I do see the need for a working tractor at all facilities.
9/19/2013 12:14:41 PM
contract haying and any other rare need
9/19/2013 11:25:35 AM
I own 2, lg and sm. makes life easier!
9/18/2013 10:47:14 PM
'if wishes were horses ' i would buy one !
9/18/2013 10:36:55 PM
Couldn't survive without my tractor! Got one big enough to move round rolls. Job #1
9/18/2013 10:29:44 PM
Yamaha "mule equivalent" to haul 150 lb hay bales on hay day.
9/18/2013 9:01:18 PM
My husband does the bush hogging with Bif Blue. I have an ATV I use for everything else.
9/18/2013 12:56:37 PM
Wish I could have owned it years ago...saved my back.
9/18/2013 11:14:10 AM
I live on an Amish farm, so we use my Shires or his mules...
9/18/2013 9:35:55 AM
cant do without it..front end loader too
9/18/2013 9:15:24 AM
We have 2. One is 35 hp with a front end loader. The other is 50 hp and we use it for baling hay.
9/18/2013 8:51:47 AM
we have a small garden tractor that we haul and empty manure with
9/18/2013 7:41:25 AM
I hire a friend's tractor if need to bury a horse, or for serious fencing jobs.
9/17/2013 10:49:38 PM
1956 Ford Jubilee in very good condition
9/17/2013 10:36:18 PM
I hire my neighbor to come over with his tractor.
9/17/2013 9:43:52 PM
horses and tractors go together for so many things
9/17/2013 8:45:21 PM
Subcompact tractor is perfect for composing manure, adding dirt to stalls
9/17/2013 8:34:19 PM
Best investment my little John dere especially as we have a paddock sweeper aswell now
9/17/2013 8:20:17 PM
three different kinds so I always have the right one for the job
9/17/2013 8:12:03 PM
barter for use of one or pay to use it or for them to come & do what I need done
9/17/2013 7:47:40 PM
I borrow the neighbor along with the tractor. He gets the work done much faster.
9/17/2013 7:26:28 PM
couldn't run this little ranch without one
9/17/2013 7:19:26 PM
There are 1001 uses for our tractor and we keep finding more!
9/17/2013 6:17:48 PM
Love my John Deere!
9/17/2013 5:44:31 PM
It's a small tractor, but big enough for my needs.
9/17/2013 5:36:37 PM
Biggest job is filling dumpster w/manure and moving bedding/fill dirt for holes in stalls
9/17/2013 5:17:31 PM
We move large square hay bales and bundled small squares, plow, mow. Couldn't do without it.
9/17/2013 5:17:24 PM
I can't do without it as we use round bales.
9/17/2013 5:12:17 PM
but i need more than one!
9/17/2013 5:11:50 PM
Actually, it's not mine, but the owner of where I board has his own tractor and uses it daily.
9/17/2013 5:01:58 PM
Actually own 2.
9/17/2013 4:48:16 PM
Would love to have one, but there are other equipment items I need more
9/17/2013 4:36:59 PM
2 tractors actually!
9/17/2013 4:30:26 PM
does a bobcat count .... we couldn't be without it!
9/17/2013 3:21:32 PM
A bucket, forks and a box scraper are things we can't do without.
9/17/2013 11:11:38 AM
A tractor with a Front End Loader is the best invention ever
9/17/2013 10:58:55 AM
I hook up the Belgium horse
9/17/2013 10:41:04 AM
I use my lawn tractor w/a cart for heavy jobs-up to a point. I hire a man w/tractor for other jobs.
9/17/2013 10:11:51 AM
I ask for extra men power, or try to think of way to do without.
9/17/2013 8:49:41 AM
Since I board, I don't need one myself. Our barn owners have lots of heavy machinery, though.
9/17/2013 8:33:02 AM
I own one, but a powerful one is too expensive
9/17/2013 8:27:22 AM
Can't afford- ATV and hard work does the job
9/17/2013 2:47:04 AM
Cannot live without
9/17/2013 12:45:35 AM
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