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Farmer on your Christmas list? Get shopping!

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    Kathy Applegate, who farms with her family near Oakland, Iowa, has agreed to help us preview a few Christmas ideas for farmers this season. Hopefully, she’ll be able to check off a few names on her list as well as pick up a few ideas for herself!

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    This collection features Go-Thru design, making it easy to fit over long bolts and eliminating the need for deep sockets. Line combines the ease of a standard wrench with the reach and contact area of deep well sockets – delivering quick spinning action and high torsion turns.

    $119.95

    craftsman.com

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    This 1/2 inch composite air impact tool uses quiet technology to achieve low noise level, yet delivers 600 ft.-lbs. of torque for tough jobs.

    $189.99

    Ingersollrandproducts.com

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    For quick cutting needs, this reciprocating air saw is versatile enough to cut more intricate shapes and light radius curves in all types of plastic, fiberglass, composites, aluminum and sheet metal. Designed to be a low vibration tool with an ergonomic grip.

    $109.99

    Ingersollrandproducts.com

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    This reversible air drill is lightweight with a comfortable, rubberized grip, making farm implement or equipment assembly and repair faster and easier. The 7811G also has a keyless chuck for quick drill bit changes. Variable-speed trigger and forward-reverse controls make it ideal for more precise jobs.

    $89.99

    Ingersollrandproducts.com

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    Gloves use touch tip technology so you can keep them on and use your smartphone or tablet. Sherpa pile fleece-lining traps in heat; outer waterproof layer protects from the weather.

    Price:  $40

    Basspro.com

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    Jacket made from 12-ounce, 100% cotton sandstone duck with brushed-polyester sleeve lining quilted to mid-weight polyester in the body. Two large lower-front, left-chest, and two inside pockets.

    $120

    Carhartt.com

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    Constructed in 10.5-ounce, 50% cotton, 50% polyester blend with Rain Defender water-repellent technology. Quilt lined with two outside pockets and one inside cell-phone pocket.

    $60

    Carhartt.com

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    Undershirt fits close to the body for maximum wicking and to trap in heat. Available in black or gray.

    $75

    duluthtrading.com

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    Crew is made from 93% nylon with 7% spandex for ample flex and a 3-inch longer back tail to stop drafts. Available in black, blue, or gray.

    $35

    duluthtrading.com

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    These are the warmest winter socks from Duluth. The socks get their name from the blend of ultra-soft, super-warm alpaca with itch-free, insulating Merino wool. The socks are cushioned in the foot and shin for greater comfort with higher boots.

    $20

    duluthtrading.com

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    Pebble puts critical apps and notifications on your wrist, giving you immediate access to what's most important.

    $150

    bestbuy.com

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    Wear this Fitbit Flex wristband to monitor steps taken, distance, calories burned, and active minutes so you can easily set daily activity goals. Wristband also tracks sleep quality and length to promote overall wellness.

    $100

    bestbuy.com

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    Defender series case has three layers of protection, including a high impact polycarbonate shell, a silicone skin and a thermal-formed clear membrane, to help safeguard your device against damage. Protects your device against drops, dust and scratches.

    $30

    bestbuy.com

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    Defender series case has three layers of protection, including a high impact polycarbonate shell, a silicone skin and a thermal-formed clear membrane, to help safeguard your device against damage. Protects your device against drops, dust and scratches.

    $30

    bestbuy.com

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    Hub allows WiFi signal to be broadcast for several miles. Multiple units can be tied together giving a coverage range of about six miles. Receiver brings Internet connections to places like metal farm buildings that were previously impenetrable to WiFi.

    $349.95 (Hub)/$175 (Receiver)

    Ayrstone.com

Check out these ideas and mark that farmer off your shopping list!

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