The History of Farmall Tractors: 1930-1935

In order to keep up with the progress of competition, Ed Johnston proposed improvements to make the Farmall a better tractor. Discover the changes that occurred to create more modern, small-scale F-20s, F-30s and F-40s.

Michigan Farmall collector John Wagner recalled that this system was not perfect. "Going upwind, your feet and legs roasted," he explained, "and downwind your backside froze."
Photo by Randy Leffingwell