BF Avery Sales Video

Florence, Alabama - Back in my November 28th, 2013 post "BF Avery Sales Video & other musings", I promised to get the video's uploaded to the website, well I'm happy to report that I completed that task today. Here is the history on the filmstrips again just in case you missed it the first time around; At the last 2010  Spring show in Auburn, IN, Connie Lemmons was playing a VHS tape copy of a series of BF Avery filmstrips that were produced in 1941.  It was a selling tool that a BF Avery dealer would use to help sell the new BF Avery Tru-Draft outfit.  The tractor in the filmstrips are … [Read more...]

Planting, Hay Baling and BF Avery and The General GG

The Kracked Head Update was originally published in July 2009 in the BF Avery Club Newsletter Greetings from North Alabama, I hope this finds you all happy and in good health going into the summer. The rains finally let up and the area farmers managed to getting about 97% of their corn and 92% of their cotton planted before the May 20 cutoff date for full crop insurance coverage. Soybeans are at about 48% of the crop planted. I was out and about last evening and most of the corn I’ve seen is about knee high. Farmers are now in the process sidedressing the corn and applying herbicide to … [Read more...]