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eQuipTV: John Deere 7R tractor ridealong: Pt. 2

  Scott Garvey hitches a ride in a John Deere 7R tractor with Deere marketing rep Archie Oestreich who demonstrates features in the updated CommandPro control console. Video by Scott Garvey.

eQuipTV: John Deere 7R tractor ridealong: Pt. 1

Scott Garvey hitches a ride in a John Deere 7R tractor with Deere marketing rep Archie Oestreich who demonstrates features in the updated CommandPro control console. Video by Scott Garvey.





eQuipTV: Field testing the new Can-Am Defender Pro and Defender Max

Grainews machinery editor Scott Garvey goes to Texas to evaluate the new Can-Am Defender Pro and Defender Max UTVs. Scott provides his impressions of the performance of both vehicles from behind the wheel during the testing days as he takes the vehicles across some very rough terrain. The test includes driving both loaded and unloaded […] Read more

eQuipTV: John Deere adds models, features to its 6M tractor line

For the 2020 model year, John Deere is adding three new or redesigned models to its 6M tractor family. Grainews machinery editor Scott Garvey takes a close look at two of them, the redesigned 6110M and 6120M, which sport a brand new look and offer a much improved options list.



eQuipTV: ASV rolls out new compact track loader

Grainews goes to skid steer and compact track loader manufacturer ASV’s proving grounds in Minnesota to put its newest model to the test in some difficult conditions where machinery editor Scott Garvey talks with Buck Storlie, the company’s product line manager, about some of the unique features used across the brand’s full product line. Video […] Read more


eQuipTV: Tractor Trekking ingenuity

When Grainews was at the Mennonite Heritage Village Tractor Trek in early June, one tractor participating in the event caught our eye. A clever modification allowed one tractor to nearly double its road speed by routing power from the PTO to an old truck axle on a trailer. The trailer axle could then push the […] Read more

eQuipTV: Manitoba Tractor Trek 2019

Scott Garvey of Grainews met up with a pack of old iron in the form of antique tractors rolling down the roads in Mitchell, Manitoba, on June 8 for the Mennonite Heritage Village’s annual ‘Tractor Trek.’ In this video, Scott talks with Robert Goertzen with the Mennonite Heritage Village about the charity event held in […] Read more