March Featured Collector

How does a computer guy with a quarter century of experience who finds that he can’t get farming out of his system find happiness? Well, Randy Lukken followed his boyhood memories of growing up on a farm outside of Ponca, Nebraska. He first acquired his 1949 Farmall C (pictured above) to help his family cultivate a half-acre of potato crop. Working with his brothers, they were planting the “taters” with an old Super M that did not steer straight and true. Using the C you can raise either side of the cultivator, which was nice for...

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February Featured Collector

This high clearance Model 10 Caterpillar is owned by one of the Elkhorn Valley Antique Power Association’s founding fathers, Tim Rees of Elkhorn, NE. Tim comes by his interest in CAT’s naturally for he is employed by Nebraska’s largest Caterpillar dealer, Nebraska Machinery Company, as the Parts and Service Sales Manager. He started working for the dealership in 1974 as a mechanic doing track rollers. Tim located this rare find in Clarks, Nebraska. The tractor was in good condition because, though it was out of service, it had been stored inside. Although the motor was stuck, the...

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