Max Armstrong looks at the farm equipment industry during the pandemic including a historical norm that when big tractors sell, small tractors down. But right now, total farm tractor sales were up in August 10% and combine sales up 20%. Max digs into the numbers sharing stats on what's happening in each horsepower range of machines. Sales year to date for tractors are up nearly 13% and combine sales are up about 14%.
Farm Progress America is a daily look at key issues in agriculture. It is produced and presented by Max Armstrong, veteran farm broadcaster and host of This Week in Agribusiness.
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