Yesterday's Tractor Co. Tractor Parts for All Brands
Click Here or call 800-853-2651 
   Allis Chalmers Case Farmall IH Ford 8N,9N,2N Ford
   Ferguson John Deere Massey Ferguson Minn. Moline Oliver
 
Marketplace
Tractor Manuals
Tractor Parts
Classified Ads
Photo Ads

Community
Discussion Forums
Project Journals
Tractor Town
Your Stories
Show & Pull Guide
Events Calendar
Hauling Schedule

Galleries
Tractor Photos
Implement Photos
Vintage Photos
Help Identify
Parts & Pieces
Stuck & Troubled
Vintage Ads
Community Album
Photo Ad Archives

Research & Info
Articles
Tractor Registry
Tip of the Day
Safety Cartoons
Tractor Values
Serial Numbers
Tune-Up Guide
Paint Codes
List Prices
Production Nbrs
Tune-Up Specs
Torque Values
3-Point Specs
Glossary

Miscellaneous
Tractor Games
Just For Kids
Virtual Show
Museum Guide
Memorial Page
Feedback Form

Yesterday's Tractors Facebook Page

Related Sites
Tractor Shed
TractorLinks.com
Ford 8N/9N Club
Today's Tractors
Garden Tractors
Classic Trucks
Kountry Life

Enter your email address to receive our newsletter!

subscribe
unsubscribe
  
John Deere Tractors Discussion Board

Re: Heritage Park of North Iowa


[ Expand ] [ View Replies ] [ Add a Reply ] [ Return to Forum ]

Posted by dan_41jdh on September 25, 2012 at 05:21:57 from (24.149.8.64):

In Reply to: Re: Heritage Park of North Iowa posted by leon on September 25, 2012 at 03:43:19:

leon, I think Heritage Park is one of the little-known secrets of threshing shows. The entire facility is only about 12 years old or so, and it's an incredible place. There was basically nothing there and they've built the entire facility in a very short period of time, and have spent an enormous amount of time and money to make it what it is.

I've exhibited there since they opened, and once when the threshing show was held near Hanlontown before a number of groups consolidated their efforts and created Heritage Park.

A couple of the movers and shakers behind the facility have remarkable collections of large prairie tractors and steam engines as well as antique cars, trucks, farm tractors, threshing machines, etc. The focus of the show is on steamers and prairie tractors and it's always a treat to see upwards of 10 threshing machines running simultaneously, powered by steam, old Rumleys, Aultman-Taylors, etc. This year they had two 110 HP Case steamers pulling large gang plows at the same time.

There are hit-and-miss engines and farm tractors of course, and this year they featured IH, and there was a huge number of Red Power tractors there. In fact, they pushed all the other brands into areas not normally used for displays.

Besides all the action, there's quite a village that has been moved onto the grounds, including an interesting museum, a huge old country church, a couple of large farm houses, barns, a grainery, a school building, several WWII vintage barracks buildings with displays, etc.

I've only touched on some of the things they have, and they're not to the scale of a Mount Pleasant or Rollag show, but it's one of the better threshing shows you'll find in this area.


Replies:




Add a Reply

Name:
E-Mail:
Subject:

Comments:

Optional Link URL:
Link Title:
Optional Image URL:
Optional Video Title:
Optional Video Embed:

Advanced Posting Options

Email Notification: If you check this box, email will be sent to you whenever someone replies to this message. Your email address must be entered above to receive notification. This notification will be cancelled automatically after 2 weeks.



 
Advanced Posting Tools
  Upload Photo  Select Gallery Photo  Attach Serial # List 
Return to Post 
TRACTOR   PARTS TRACTOR   MANUALS
Same-Day Shipping! Most of our stocked parts ship the same day you order (M-F).  Expedited shipping available, just call!  Most prices for parts and manuals are below our competitors.  Compare our super low shipping rates!  We have the parts you need to repair your tractor.  We are a Company you can trust and have generous return policies!   Shop Online Today or call our friendly sales staff toll free (800) 853-2651. [ More Info ]

Home  |  Forums


Copyright © 1997-2014 Yesterday's Tractor Co.

All Rights Reserved. Reproduction of any part of this website, including design and content, without written permission is strictly prohibited. Trade Marks and Trade Names contained and used in this Website are those of others, and are used in this Website in a descriptive sense to refer to the products of others. Use of this Web site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy

TRADEMARK DISCLAIMER: Tradenames and Trademarks referred to within Yesterday's Tractor Co. products and within the Yesterday's Tractor Co. websites are the property of their respective trademark holders. None of these trademark holders are affiliated with Yesterday's Tractor Co., our products, or our website nor are we sponsored by them. John Deere and its logos are the registered trademarks of the John Deere Corporation. Agco, Agco Allis, White, Massey Ferguson and their logos are the registered trademarks of AGCO Corporation. Case, Case-IH, Farmall, International Harvester, New Holland and their logos are registered trademarks of CNH Global N.V.

Yesterday's Tractors - Antique Tractor Headquarters