Articles about agriculture

Our online Timed Auctions: now more time to bid, more opportunity!

New website features Comments
Upgrades and improvements make Timed Auctions easier and more convenient. We've recently made some enhancements to our online Timed Auction system (automated bidding with no auctioneer) to make it even easier to use, and to give you...

Equipment inspection tips: vertical tillage discs.

Equipment inspection tips Comments
What to look for when buying a used vertical tillage disc. When inspecting a used vertical tillage disc for sale at one of Ritchie Bros.’ many onsite auctions or online through IronPlanet , we have a process which may help you decide...

Inspection Tips: what to inspect when buying a used air drill and air tank.

Tips for buyers Comments
Ag equipment advice from our farming gear expert. When inspecting to buy an used air drill and air tanks at an onsite auction or online, we have a process which may help you decide on what type, make, and model you would like to...

Equipment inspection tips: farm tractors

Equipment inspection tips Comments
What to look for when inspecting a used farm tractor. When it comes to buying a farm tractor , farmers know what they need. Most arrive at our  farm equipment auctions  knowing exactly what they want - whether it's a 4WD...

Another success – and satisfied customer – with our first on-the-farm auction in Indiana.

Auction Results Comments
When it was time to retire, Tim Foltz turned to Ritchie Bros. to help him sell his equipment. Tim Foltz and his family have been farming in Indiana for close to 60 years. Farming mixed crops, including corn and soybean, as well as...

2017’s Top-5 biggest ticket used farming equipment items.

Auction Results Comments
Sellers harvest some big prices for ag equipment in 2017 – here’s Ritchie Bros.’ Top-5. We sold thousands of pieces of agricultural equipment in 2017 and some of that farming gear went for big money. We’re talking prime combines, track...

Ritchie Bros. on-the-farm auctions: a wrap up of 2017

Auction Results Comments
A look back at a busy year of on-the-farm auctions in Canada and the U.S. We conduct hundreds of  full-service , on-the-farm auctions across Canada each year, helping farmers when they  retire  or simply decide to sell a...

Used ag equipment prices: 5 big ticket items November 2017.

Auction Results Comments
Ritchie Bros. farming equipment auction selling prices from last month. Interested in current used farming equipment prices? Check out these five big-ticket agriculture equipment items sold at Ritchie Bros. auctions in November 2017....

Top 10 reasons to buy used equipment at an onsite or online auction.

Tips for buyers Comments
A look at this highly popular – and easy – method of buying. When it comes to shopping for used heavy equipment, trucks and other industrial assets , many buyers limit themselves to buying channels that they're comfortable and/or...

Delivering Choice: IronPlanet launches in Australia.

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Ritchie Bros. brings new sales channel to Australian market. We've been helping Australians buy and sell construction, mining, transport and agricultural equipment for more than 20 years. After acquiring IronPlanet , a...
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