Max Armstrong's Daily Updates

Farm Progress America, September 17, 2021

Max Armstrong digs into the most recent farm equipment sales report, showing growth in many areas

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.

Photo: Willie Vogt

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