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50th National Farm Machinery Show draws huge crowd

50th National Farm Machinery Show draws huge crowd

NFMS celebrates 50th anniversary, sees rise in attendance from last year.

Attendance at this month’s National Farm Machinery Show has proven interest in new agricultural products and technology is growing. 310,589 attendees participated in the 2015 show in Louisville at the Kentucky Exposition Center. And the show celebrated its 50th anniversary.

Attendees also sat in on educational seminars and 66,000 people went to the Championship Tractor Pull event.

The show started in 1966 when a group of farmers, crop experts and salesmen gathered in Louisville. Now, National Farm Machinery Show generates a $21.5 million impact in the community and throughout Kentucky.

Check out our coverage of the show:

6 products for getting jobs done easier around the farm

Finding unique tools for the farm

Charter exhibitor shares story of key product

Gearing up for the big show

Organize your time at National Farm Machinery Show

And find all National Farm Machinery Show coverage from this year and the past in one spot here.

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