The History of Farmall Tractors: 1940-1954

Learn how Farmall’s expansion into construction equipment developed alongside the manufacture of quality trucks and farm equipment.

1949 Farmall Cub on Stilts. The Tractor Stilts Company of Omaha, Nebraska, produced its first ultra-high-clearance conversion in 1948. Soon after, it began to manufacture kits for nearly every tractor make and model. Farmers used these conversions frequently for detassling corn.
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