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Don't sell for too little

If you've got a piece of equipment to sell, don't guess on what it's worth. "I've been tracking auction sale price data for over 18 years, and honestly, I have never seen a time where this current pricing data has been more needed," says Machinery Pete. Fi

Doubling up auction prices

At some recent auctions, Machinery Pete has seen several twofers. What's a twofer you ask? The same make and model of a piece of equipment selling at different auctions. "Like the pair of Case IH 7130 mechanical front-wheel drive tractors I've seen sell at

For sale, used outhouse

Machinery Pete gets asked "What's it worth?" on a wide array of machinery, including trucks, tractors, and planters. But last week he ran across an unexpected item up for sale. "Something I have to admit, I haven't seen sell at auction before - an outhouse

Am I an idiot?

"The cost of everything is going up, up, up. How much more are you paying for fertilizer, seed, land prices and rent?" asks Machinery Pete. Even the stuff he writes about each week, used farm equipment, has been going up in value. But is there an end in si

Grain truck prices soar

Machinery Pete has been covering farm machinery auctions for 18+ years and knows used grain trucks have always seemed to be on the back burner. But not anymore. "Auction sale prices on all types of used grain trucks are popping higher. They're noticeably h


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Get the latest pricing information for late-model, low-hour equipment. Machinery Insider Dave Mowitz highlights what equipment is selling for at auctions and on dealers’ lots.

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