Locating the right new and used farm equipment is easy when you know where to look. Many websites sell equipment directly, connect you with equipment dealers, or alert you to upcoming auctions. Here are some of the best links for finding farm equipment and related information.

Farm Equipment for Sale

TractorHouse.com This website features new and used farm equipment for sale through classified listings or by auction. Manufacturers include John Deere, Case IH, AGCO, New Holland, Caterpillar, and Kubota. Categories of equipment include tractors, harvesters and harvest equipment, planting equipment, tillage equipment, hay and forage equipment, chemical applicators, trucks and trailers, and other types of heavy equipment.

GrainFarmer.com This website features farm equipment for sale through classified listings and links to auction listings on eBay. Many manufacturers are available, such as Case IH, Caterpillar, John Deere, New Holland, and Seedburo. Categories of equipment include tractors, implements and planters, trucks and trailers, spraying equipment, and combines.

Equipment Locator Service This website is dedicated to helping buyers locate used farm equipment through searchable listings. There are many manufacturers to choose from, including New Holland, AGCO, John Deere, Kubota, and McCormick. The equipment categories include tractors, harvesting equipment and combines, floaters and sprayers, balers and hay equipment, mowers, planters, and tillage equipment.

MachineFinder This website displays searchable listings to connect buyers and sellers of used farm equipment. The listings include machines manufactured by John Deere, International Harvester, Case IH, Massey Ferguson, and many other companies. Equipment categories include tractors, harvesting equipment, hay equipment, and planting and seeding machines.

AgriSeek This website is an online marketplace for buying and selling farm equipment, services, and many other agriculture-related products from various companies. Users search for equipment by category, and the categories include tractors, combines, field cultivators, sprayers, and truck loaders.

U.S. Farmer This website lets buyers search for used farm equipment by category and by manufacturer. It features equipment by many manufacturers, including Caterpillar, Case IH, Kenworth, Massey Ferguson, John Deere, and New Holland. Types of equipment available include tractors, combines, harvesting equipment, mowers, and tillage equipment.

WebFarmer.com This website is an online resource for buying used farm equipment through classified listings or by auction. Manufacturers include Case IH, New Holland, Kioti, and John Deere, as well as many others. Types of equipment include seeding, tillage, irrigation, grain, forage, and harvesting machines.

Apple Farm Service Inc. This website sells new and used farm equipment, as well as services and parts. It features many manufacturers, including names such as Case IH, New Holland, Gehl, Mayrath, and John Deere. Types of farm equipment include tractors, harvesting equipment, loaders, tillage tools, hay and forage equipment, and spray equipment.

MachineryPete.com This website is a great resource for finding upcoming auctions, locating farm equipment dealers, and even calculating the value of farm equipment. Farm equipment dealers are searchable by type, make, and model. Registration is required before users can locate auctions.

Equipment Trader This website caters to those buying and selling new and used farm equipment. Equipment can be searched by type or manufacturer, or browsed by type, make and model, or dealer. The site includes a search feature for locating dealers by location or manufacturer.

Farm Equipment Informational Resources

USDA Funding Resources This website, provided by the United States Department of Agriculture, lists funding resources for financing farm equipment or locating farming grants.

Farm Equipment / Implements This website is an informational resource that breaks down farm equipment into categories and explains the function of each. Categories of farm equipment discussed include tillage equipment such as plows and cultivators, planters, hay harvesting equipment such as balers and swathers, grain harvesting and combines, and agrochemical application equipment.

TractorData.com This website features detailed information on over 6,000 types of farm tractors by 150 manufacturers. Tractor information includes an overview, engine and transmission specifications, dimensions, tests, photos, and prices.

Hay & Forage Grower This website is all about hay, silage, grazing, livestock, and hay and forage equipment. Resources include informative articles, free product information, and hay prices.

Kunz Engineering Inc. This website discusses Till-Ease tillage equipment, and gives information that can be applied to other manufacturers of tillage equipment.

MrTruck.com This website is devoted to information on all types of trucks, trailers, and related equipment, and includes reviews of many different models.

Planting & Harvesting Today This website is all about planting and harvesting topics, such as equipment, preparing the soil, and planting and harvesting corn and soybeans.

EquiSearch This website provides a lot of information about horse-farm equipment, such as how to choose a tractor, the benefits of automatic horse waterers, and the typical cost of farm equipment.

Farm Industry News This website is an online magazine dealing with the farming industry. Articles cover topics such as farm equipment and tractors, seeds, and crop protection.

Farm Equipment Manufacturers Association This website provides a forum for manufacturers to connect with the farmers and ranchers who buy their equipment. Manufacturing companies can be searched by name or by product.

About the Author

Adrian Ludwig is a senior account executive at Crest Capital, where he captures incremental online sales typically lost by standard vendor finance programs. Adrian works in nearly every industry vertical, providing leases and loans for equipment, vehicles, and software. Check out his most popular piece: The Difference Between Good Debt and Bad Debt.