How Often Do I Change the Oil in My Tractor?

How Often Do I Change the Oil in My Tractor?

Like any engine, your tractor needs regular maintenance to keep it humming along and avoid costly repairs. Changing the oil is part of a regular maintenance schedule, so here’s how often to change the oil, along with everything else you should do. Since tractors...

What is a Tractor Regen Process and How Do I Do It?

What is a Tractor Regen Process and How Do I Do It?

Modern tractors are wonders of engineering. They have highly efficient engines, and the systems designed to comply with Tier 4 regulations makes then run much cleaner by reducing toxic gases and solid particulates. And that makes the air you breathe cleaner and...

Why You Need a Tractor on Your Chicken Farm

Why You Need a Tractor on Your Chicken Farm

No, we're not talking about chicken coops on wheels that you roll around your yard. We're a tractor company, so we're talking tractor. I don't know why those things are called chicken tractors, it seems like they'd call them roller coops or something. We're eating...

Daily Compact Tractor Maintenance Checklist

Daily Compact Tractor Maintenance Checklist

Your compact tractor is a significant investment that will last a long time with careful maintenance. Your owner or operator manual will have instructions and a detailed tractor maintenance schedule for your specific model, but there are some simple checks that apply...

Changing My Tractor’s Hydraulic and Steering Fluids

Changing My Tractor’s Hydraulic and Steering Fluids

While doing your own tractor maintenance can be tricky, it's important to understand when and why you should. Maintenance schedules for tractor fluids are based on usage - the number of hours a system has been used. We'll give you some general rules to follow, and...

How to Sharpen Bush Hog Blades

How to Sharpen Bush Hog Blades

After a while, any blade will get dull. When you start seeing that your bush hog is no longer cutting easily through the brush, it’s probably time to clean and sharpen the blade. When your blade is sharp, you’ll see grass, brush, weeds, and saplings cut clean and...

What Does an Aerator Do Anyway?

What Does an Aerator Do Anyway?

Aeration is essentially a process of making small holes in the ground to help air, water, and fertilizer reach plant roots. Over time, the top layer of soil becomes compacted and forms a hard crust, which makes it hard for water and nutrients to penetrate, and...

How to Buy the Right Garden Tractor

How to Buy the Right Garden Tractor

Home gardening has been enjoying a real boom in recent years, with more people every year becoming interested in growing their own food. And there are plenty of versatile compact tractors to help you garden and do a lot more around your property: mow, grade, clear...

What is Bush Hogging?

What is Bush Hogging?

You may have heard bush hogging called brush hogging, rotary cutting or rough cut mower; it all refers to the same thing. The term "bush hogging" originated with the company that invented the first rotary cutter, the Bush Hog®. We use the brand name to describe this...

The Most Popular Compact Tractor Implements

The Most Popular Compact Tractor Implements

The hydraulic systems on modern compact tractors make them incredibly versatile. Hundreds of attachments available for every brand and model can perform more jobs on your property than you can imagine. When you're deciding what implements to buy for your compact...