|Not many know that Henry Ford was the son of a farmer. Showing his interest in both agriculture and industry, he started his experimental work on tractors in the early 1900s. His first design ‘Automobile Plow’ was ready in 1907. The Fordson tractor production started in 1917 for the English market and a year later for the American one.|
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Press releases • Aug 06, 2019 13:30 CEST
Playing a key role in the mechanization of agriculture, tractors made their first appearance in the middle of the XIX century, thanks to the ingenuity of a group of British and American engineers.