FARM LIFE NEWS
Russ' Vintage Iron
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Wed Apr 16, 2014 10:57 AM CDT

When I was a kid, I would tag along with my dad just about everywhere.

From the feed store to seed dealer to everywhere in between, I was usually with him when he conducted official farm business. Sometimes my two younger sisters would come along with us, but a lot of time it was just me and him.

Among the places we would go to would be customer appreciation events for our local farm equipment dealership. It just happened to be a John Deere dealer, so it was the yearly John Deere Day.

For one day a year, your local ...

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