Dryland: Cultivating Rural Resilience
Filmed over a decade and set in the American West, Dryland traces a young man's quest for victory in a rambunctious contest while battling to save a threatened way of life. The Lind Combine Demolition Derby pits steel and wit against rural decline - fueled by ingenuity, heart and axle grease.
New Century New Power DVD
Peter D. Simpson and Toy Farmer bring you their newest DVD which features the high-horsepowered 4WD and rubber-tracked tractors produced since the dawn of the 21st century. AGCO Challenger, Case STX, John Deere, New Holland and Versatile tractors are caught on camera undertaking numerous operations throughout the farming calendar.
At the turn of the last century when pioneers ventured into America's Midwest, farms of 10,000-acres-plus were quickly established across the heart of the nation.
With the dawn of a New Century the New Power unleashed on the land shows how today one man operating one mighty modern tractor can cultivate and seed more land in a working day than was ever achievable a hundred years ago when teams of 50 men worked with more then 100 mules in unison to provide food for the nation.