The Walk-Behind Tractor - also called a two-wheeled or walking tractor-allows the user to perform a multitude of tasks in small areas without digging or lifting. It accommodates over 20 different attachments and is popular in high tunnel hoop houses, where farm size is small, and/or where the terrain steep and rugged. It can go where four-wheel compact tractors can't. Most makes/models come with: reversible handlebars giving it front or rear PTO, independently engaged PTO, multi-speed forward and reverse, steering brakes, lockable wheel differential, and easy-interchange implement system. Models range from 5.5 to 16 hp, and electric start is standard on many.
Cost range: $2,000-$5,500
Limitations Addressed by Product: Strength/endurance, Back
Toolbox :: Vegetable, Small Fruit, and Flower Production :: Outdoor and High Tunnel Production :: Other Outdoor and High Tunnel Production Aids
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Last updated: Aug 16, 2022