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The Best Dang 4th of July Party Ideas

on Thursday, 09 June 2016. Posted in Tractor Blog

If you’re in charge of Independence Day festivities, let us stop you before you’ve started. We know you’re going to comb Pinterest and the rest of the web searching for the most amazing DIY Fourth of July decorations or the best BBQ recipes on earth, but we’ve gone ahead and done that for you. Now, you can wow your family and friends with a party that will leave them giddy and full... and full of good times. So, read on for the best dang Fourth of July party ideas this side of the Oregon border, all sure to make you the hostess with the mostess.



9 Insane, Crazy Tractors + Videos You Won't Believe

on Wednesday, 04 May 2016. Posted in Tractor Blog


Yes, Virginia, There is a Tractor This Big! This impossibly mammoth machine is used in modern surface mining. To give you an idea of perspective, this machine is bigger than the huge NASA Crawler that transports space shuttles to the launch pads but its top speed is 1 kilometer per hour. Slow down, Nelly!

Our 8 Best Tractor Museums

on Thursday, 07 April 2016. Posted in Tractor Blog

Are you a huge fan of tractors? Or maybe the huge fan is one of your little ones? Well whoever it is, we have something that they're going to love! We've put together a list of our all time favorite tractor and agricultural museums. Not only will these museums give you tractor history, they'll show you some of the very first tractor models, and prototypes. Check the list below to find one near you!

Spring Tractor Maintenance and Tune-Up

on Monday, 07 March 2016. Posted in Tractor Blog

Whether your tractor has been hibernating for the winter or enduring tough winter projects, it’s in need of some love and care. Summer will be here before you know it, so it's time to start on your long list of Spring chores. Get them done with no added stress and avoid tractor issues by following these helpful spring tractor maintenance tips.

Rain Gear for Farmers

on Tuesday, 26 January 2016. Posted in Tractor Blog

Best Rain Gear for Farmers

I’m sure you’ve heard (or maybe you know from experience) this is the year of El Nino—and with lots of rain, comes lots of mud. When there are things that need to get done, you can't let the crazy weather get in the way of your work! So check out some of our favorite rain gear to keep you dry while you work during this very rainy season.

The Meanings of Different Flowers for Valentine's Day

on Wednesday, 06 January 2016. Posted in Tractor Blog

The big day is coming up fast! That’s right – Valentine’s Day is only a little ways away! If you’re like most of the millions of Americans out there, you will be buying flowers this Valentine’s Day for your significant other. But did you know that each flower has a different meaning?


Top 5 Winter Tractor Implements

on Tuesday, 08 December 2015. Posted in Tractor Blog

Tractors are very versatile machines, but typically see the most use in the spring, summer, and fall. So, when it's freezing cold outside and yard work is rare, how can you make use of your tractor? Below we've listed some implements that will turn your tractor into a huge help for your winter tasks!

Pumpkin Patch Tractor Rides Near Portland

on Thursday, 08 October 2015. Posted in Tractor Blog

Pumpkin Patch Tractor Rides

Are you looking for something fun to do with the family this October in the Portland area? We've got some great ideas right here! As your local Oregon tractor experts, we wanted to show you the best pumpkin patch tractor rides in the Portland, Oregon area. These farms have more than tractor rides! They also have all sorts of activities, like hay houses, parks, petting zoos, homemade goodies, and so much more! So check them out below, you're sure to find something you'll love.

Poppy Christmas Farm's Jinma Tractor

on Tuesday, 08 September 2015. Posted in Tractor Blog

Poppy Christmas Tractor

Poppy Lane Christmas Farm and pumpkin patch is a happy little holiday farm that is a blast for the whole family! They have all sorts of activities like a giant balloon slide, a pumpkin field, and pony rides, but our favorite is their train ride!

Announcing the new Jinma 254

on Tuesday, 28 July 2015. Posted in Tractor Blog

New 2015 Jinma 254 Available for Purchase

We're excited to announce that the new 2015 Jinma 254 is now available for purchase in all 50 US States. This is a fantastic tractor that features the world renowned Perkins diesel engine. You'll love how the engine is very responsive and runs quiet and smooth. 

Jinma 254 is Tier 4 compliant, and California Air Resources Board (CARB) Approved.

We're excited to announce that the Jinmna 254 is Tier 4 compliant. This means that the diesel engine passes the government mandated reduction in harmful exhaust gases for diesel powered equipment. Tier 4 standards required significant emission reductions of particulate matter (PM) and Nitrogen Oxides (NOx). Jinma meets these requirements!

Here's a video explaining all the newest upgrades and features. 


Tractor Pulls In July 2015

on Thursday, 04 June 2015. Posted in Tractor Blog

Tractor Pulls in July

Looking for something fun to do this summer? Well if you ask us, nothing could be more fun than a good old-fashioned tractor pull! Every year hundreds of tractor enthusiasts bring their most souped-up tractors to compete in a competition that you have to see to believe.

Recipes for the Fourth of July

on Thursday, 04 June 2015. Posted in Tractor Blog

4th of July Recipes

Want to make something amazing for your Fourth of July, but need some inspiration? We've got you covered with some BBQ recipes, some desserts, and even a recipe for some incredible peach tea!

So what are you waiting for? Check out these mouthwatering recipes below!








Tractor Safety Maintenance Tips

on Tuesday, 21 April 2015. Posted in Tractor Blog, Maintenance

Tractor Safety Maintenance Tips

With spring on the way, it is time to get busy working the soil, but before you can do that, you need to make sure that your tools are up for the job. Maybe you haven’t touched your tractor in months or maybe you just haven’t gotten under the hood, but now is the perfect time to practice basic tractor safety maintenance.

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. The best way to be safe is to think ahead and not take any chances. Inspect your tractor thoroughly at least once a year or any time it hasn’t been in use. Things may have changed more than your think. Texas A&M recommends checking the following tractor safety features:

Tractor Safety Check

Keno Tractors To Open Center in Belize

on Wednesday, 18 February 2015. Posted in Tractor Blog

Keno Tractors Expands to Belize

Keno Tractors is proud to announce the expansion of our services with an all-new tractor center coming soon to Belize. As reported by the Herald and News, Keno founder and CEO Eric Nystrom is currently searching for locations near Belmopan, the capital city of Belize, along the Hummingbird Highway.

Farmers Turn to Crowdfunding Sites to Save and Launch Small Farms

on Monday, 15 December 2014. Posted in Tractor Blog

<Farmers using crowdfunding

Local farmers are turning to the Internet (of all places) to generate funding for projects on their farms. Crowdfunding websites, such as, are becoming an increasingly popular way for farmers to fund projects they otherwise might not have the resources to complete. From local agriculture start-ups to farm equipment purchases, we found over 800 projects on's website requesting funding for as much as $50,000. A search on returns over 350 similarly related projects. With projects goals ranging from "saving the farm" to "funding growth," it’s plain to see that local farmers are meeting financial challenges in creative ways.

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