Picking the best tractor requires time and knowledge so that you select a tractor that is suitable for your farm. Because tractors are used for a number of different reasons, it is important to first identify the jobs that your tractor will have complete, which will narrow down the search by eliminating all of the options that won’t work based on your needs.
If you own a farm, a tractor is a piece of equipment that is necessary to help with the daily tasks and operations and selecting the perfect tractor means having one that is relative to the size of your property. Your tractor should be able to do the job without taking over your entire property. Figure out whether your tractor will be used for plowing, mowing grass, cutting hay, moving pallets of feed or moving hay bales. Perhaps you require that it does all of these tasks or just a few but figuring out exactly what your tractor will be used for should be the starting point. You may even want a tractor that can handle multiple jobs to improve your farm by completing tasks faster. Once you figure out exactly what it is that you would like your tractor to accomplish, you can begin your search.
You can consider things like the condition of the tractor and whether you want a new or used tractor, as well as the brand you would be comfortable with. It’s important to conduct business with a reputable dealership that is ideally in the same area as you. That way, you can continue doing business with them after you’ve completed the purchase and contact them with any inquiries and parts you may need down the road.
Based on your needs, the dealership should be able to help you select the best tractor. They will direct you in terms of size because bigger is not always better and advise you regarding the necessary horsepower, which should be relative to the size of your property and the tasks you need your tractor to accomplish. They can discuss transmission options along with the benefits of each style to help you make an informed decision you won’t come to regret.
Small farm tractors have a wide variety of accessories that can be attached to help accomplish even more jobs on your farm. When tools like a plow, auger, harrow and mower are attached to the tractor you will notice a big difference and get a lot more done.
OTS Auto Electric can help provide farm machinery, offer alternator repair and have compact tractors for sale. If you’re in the Edmonton area and want a dealership you and your farm can trust, contact OTS Auto Electric today!