Greg PetersonMachinery Pete

Greg Peterson has over 25 years of experience in the machinery business. His website, MachineryPete.com, is the premier, online destination for farmers and dealers, providing a comprehensive used farm equipment search experience with tens of thousands of farm equipment listings, searchable for free. The site also offers dealers innovative multimedia marketing solutions, including local market intelligence, targeted online advertising and site analytics. His auction pricing database (available with subscription) totals close to 500,000 auction sale prices on roughly 70 categories of equipment, making it the most comprehensive and complete of its kind. He authors regular columns for Farm Journal and
Greg Peterson has over 25 years of experience in the machinery business. His website, MachineryPete.com, is the premier, online destination for farmers and dealers, providing a comprehensive used farm equipment search experience with tens of thousands of farm equipment listings, searchable for free. The site also offers dealers innovative multimedia marketing solutions, including local market intelligence, targeted online advertising and site analytics. His auction pricing database (available with subscription) totals close to 500,000 auction sale prices on roughly 70 categories of equipment, making it the most comprehensive and complete of its kind. He authors regular columns for Farm Journal and

Articles By Greg Peterson

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Nov 01, 2019

Pete’s Pick of the Week: 2012 Challenger MT865C

This 2012 Challenger MT865C with 490 hours sold for $244K yesterday at a farm auction in east-central South Dakota.
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Oct 04, 2019

Red-Hot Auction Activity Highlights Quality

When times are tough, buyer attention shifts to high-quality used machinery.
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Oct 04, 2019

Pete’s Pick Of The Week: 1972 John Deere 2520 High Crop

This tractor is 1 of 18 made.
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Sep 06, 2019

Pete’s Pick of the Week: 1930 – 1950s Tractor Values

Are tractor values from the 1930s - 1950s falling? Here’s Machinery Pete's reply.
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Sep 06, 2019

Machinery Pete: Capitalize On A Buyer Sweet Spot

There is real value in looking to buy a 4-to-8-year-old used tractor—or combine, or any piece of farm equipment.
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Aug 16, 2019

Pete's Pick of the Week: 2007 Versatile 2180

This 2007 Buhler Versatile 2180 with 2,192 hours sold for $60,500
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Aug 09, 2019

Pete's Pick of the Week: 1979 John Deere 4640 Sells For Record Price

This 1979 John Deere 4640 with only 826 hours sold for a record price on Saturday.
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Aug 05, 2019

Machinery Pete: History Points to Buying Opportunity

“Seems like 20 years ago we could afford a new combine.” This was a comment recently shared by a Top Producer reader. I thought I’d take a stab at addressing the topic.
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Aug 02, 2019

Pete’s Pick of the Week: 1972 John Deere 4000 Gas/Power Shift

This tractor is one of only nine ever made like it.