Machines and technology from rural America

Toro Introduces New Lithium Ion 24-volt Max Yard Tools

Press Release

Toro’s lightweight, battery-powered yard tools make it easy to have a great-looking yard.

Buying a Used Farming Tractor

By Chris Downs

Now that we have our 40 acres, we are looking at the best tools that will help us build the farm. Since we are growing in a cold environment, we are going to build a greenhouse first. Our Solution? A used Backhoe that works great!

AIRBORN Inflatable Boats Introduces Model With Removable Stand Up Paddle Board

Press Release

The new AIRBORN fishing boat will be the first inflatable fishing boat to feature a removable stand up paddle board.

Repurpose a Plastic CD Package into a Paper Towel Holder & Wine Chiller

By Texas Pioneer Woman

Before throwing out used items I try to be resourceful and devise ways to reuse household materials. Inventing new uses for existing items will not only save us money, but will reduce the amount of waste in our land fields.


MU Researchers Develop App for Tractor Safety

By GRIT staff

An MU app may soon be instrumental in tractor safety.

Buck Knives Announces New Knives for Camping

Press Release

New camping knives and a stowaway kit from Buck Knives.

Mower Maintenance

By Kasey Moomau

Learn about how to maintain your gas or electric mower, reel mower sharpening, and more.

Lawn Mower Safety Tips

By GRIT Staff

Lawn mower safety tips to remember when using an electric lawn mower, a push lawn mower and a riding lawn mower.