Talking to Farmers – What Will Your Next Equipment Purchase Be?

There’s nothing that fuels the old equipment buying itch more than a few good years of decent prices. Canada’s Farm Progress Show gave farmers in the market to buy a chance to scratch that itch. The newest in everything from trucks, tractors, seeders and other implements were scattered across the grounds. It was a great time for farmers to do some tire kicking as well as a little bit of forward planning.

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We decided to see just how many farmers had made those big purchases or were thinking about making them when we talked to farmers at Farm Progress 2012.

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Shaun Haney

Shaun grew up on a family seed farm in Southern Alberta. Haney Farms produces, conditions and retails wheat, barley, canola and corn seed. Shaun Haney is the founder of RealAgriculture.com. @shaunhaney

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Karen Rennie Hislop

Thank you Shaun for this excellent website! I am the new Marketer for RenniEquipment currently researching the farm industry in Western Canada. We will be launching a newly patented farm implement at next years show in Regina. If you would like a sneak preview I would be happy to send you the information. I am also re-vamping our website so please bear with us.

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