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Which Tractor is Right for Me?


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“We can go to town or baby if you’d rather, I’ll take you for a ride on my big green tractor.” -Jason Aldean Outside of romantic rides through wheat fields, a tractor is a vital piece of farm equipment. Of course, not all tractors are created equal (nor are they all big and green). It’s...

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15 Horse-Riding Tips


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Are you ready to ride across the Wild West on your trusty steed? Well, before you saddle up your stallion, there are a few things you should know. Along with hiring a competent and experienced teacher, here are 15 helpful tips. Starting out Wear jeans and boots with a heel. It’s also a good...

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Cowboy Code of Chivalry


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Some say chivalry died with The Knights of the Round Table. But it’s still very much alive in the cowboy culture of the American West. So what exactly is chivalry and why are cowboys of all people so darn good at it? Chivalry Several thousand years ago, people lived in drafty castles and ate...

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Why do Cowboys Wear Spurs?


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As I was watching the NBA Finals the other week, I thought to myself “What exactly are spurs, other than a wildly successful small-market basketball team based in San Antonio?” If you’ve ever had a similar burning curiosity regarding these small pieces of metal attached to the back of cowb...

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