The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 13, 1956 · Page 79
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 79

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, March 13, 1956
Page 79
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BATTER UP! By Bob Taylor COVERED BRIDGE Biy Henry Rademaker OUT TO PASTURE By Eva Luoma Another Years-Ahead FIRST BY . FERGUSON 4-Way Work Control on the FERGUSON 35 How Ferguson Variable-Drive PTO Provides Both' Ground Speed and Engine Speed Drive At last! One tractor that lets you operate PTO- driven implements at either ground speed or engine speed, depending upon the need. Simply move the lever to "Ground" PTO and you're ready to do a perfect raking job . .. distribute seed or fertilizer evenly in direct ratio to ground covered—because the PTO shaft will always revolve the same number of times per foot of forward travel, regardless of tractor speed. Or you can select "Engine" PTO and the shaft rotates in ratio to engine speed for such jobs as harvesting, mowing, belt work. It's that simple. Ifs that convenient! And, in addition, you get those other 4-Way Work Control features that have come to mean so much to Ferguson owners: Quadra- matic Control, Dual-Range Transmission and "2-Stage" Clutching—all designed to help you farm more, work less. Ferguson Dealers have had years of experience in sales and service of the original Ferguson System. Call your local Dealer today for a demonstration of the Fgrguson "35" . . . and feel tlie difference on your day-today jobs. Ferguson, Racine, Wisconsin. Ferguson FOR HARVESTING you'll use the power take-off that's driven directly from the engine. SEEDING-FERTILIZING utilizes "ground" drive for even distribution at uniform rate. FOR RAKING put the PTO shift in "ground" position for rake action In ratio to forward travel.

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