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New Holland is partnering with Jay Leno to place a Boomer tractor used in the Jay Leno Garage up for auction to benefit Fisher Houses. The Fisher Houses are 5,000 to 16,800 square-foot homes, donated to the military and department of Veterans Affairs, where families can stay while a loved one is receiving treatment. The Foundation also ensures that families of service men and women wounded in Iraq or Afghanistan are not burdened with unnecessary expense during a time of crisis.
People have often used their machinery to make a statement, most commonly about what brand they are most loyal to, but these tractors represent something else. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Scroll through these decorated tractors that help put a spotlight on the cause. Click on the pictures to be taken to the original link.
On a recent visit to Hagie Manufacturing, I found more than just sprayers that were made on the factory floor.
Hagie Manufacturing has three custom-built motorcycles that celebrate the company’s 60+ year history. These bikes were made at the Hagie campus in Clarion, Iowa, by employees. The original purpose was to have them at farm shows as an additional draw into the company’s booth.