Farm Layouts at the National Farm Toy Show – Dave Nieuwsma’s Farm Replica

This year’s farm toy show was a doozey with tons of layouts with competition like I have never seen before. Some of the best...

Getting ready for the 150th anniversary of the Lincoln funeral procession

The City of Springfield is truly the Land of Lincoln and they would be remiss without remembering their favorite son. The city will honor...

Prairie Gold Treasure, the unearthing of an MM mystery piece

This year at the National Farm Toy Show I had a chance to interview veteran Minneapolis Moline Collectors Jerry Erickson and Loren Book about...

Auto Thrill Museum/Antique Shop

It is always fun when you walk into a store without knowing just what you will find. That was the case when in the...

Festhalle barn in Amana, trees, beautiful trees

Most year’s we head to the Amana Colonies for Prelude to Christmas a chance to recuperate from the stress of field work and a...