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Welcome!

Posted on October 2nd, by Administrator in. Comments Off on Welcome!

We’re so proud and excited to announce Crane Farms’ new web site! This site was created with our landlords and their families in mind. We understand that it’s not always easy to travel to the farm to see your land. So we’ve created the web site as a way for … Read More »

Wheels vs. Tracks

Posted on October 2nd, by Administrator in. Comments Off on Wheels vs. Tracks

In 1989, Caterpillar came to Crane Farms and asked us to participate in a six year study on the effects of soil compaction on farming. They were partnering with Kansas State University and wanted to prove that tracks compacted the soil less than wheels, resulting in better yields.

Caterpillar chose Crane … Read More »