This month we interviewed John Thomas about his tractors, property, hobbies and life in general.
Posts: 2,346 (#120 of all-time)
Join Date: 04-14-2008
Location: Somerset, KY.
How long have you been a member of tractorbynet.com? Two years
How did you find the site?
A search engine—searching “Kubota”
What do you like best about tractorbynet.com? It is very informative and mostly has people interested in helping fellow tractor owners.
What type of trators do you own?
Kubotas—BX25, F2680, and F3080
How long have you owned or operated tractors? Seven years.
What do you enjoy most about tractors? I can get the work done while enjoying the thrill of power, you know what I mean?
How often do you use your tractor? I use it every couple of weeks, during good weather.
Tell us about your property: My home lot is five acres of hillside with a home, two-story garage and a two-story tractor building. There is also a flat, five acres of rental property with 24 structures and 6 septic tanks.
Tell us about your vehicles:
2010 dodge ram 1500 4wd crew cab
Do you have any pets? One small dog who thinks she’s a big dog.
What sort of tools, attachments or equipment do you use with your tractor on a regular basis?
Front deck mowers on the f models and an FEL & back hoe on the BX25. Also a ferguson overseeder, boxblade, ratchetrake, fertilizer spreader, single point plow, tiller and two types of quick hitches for 3ph.
What do you mainly use your tractor for? I mostly use it for mowing and personal rearranging of the soil and rocks on my property.
Do you maintain crops? Yes, a little. I have tomatoes, green beans, spices, okra, and radishes.
What do you like/dislike about the area you live in? I like the temperate weather and friendly people.
What sort of terrain is common in your area? Rolling hills.
What sort of trees and vegetation are common in your area?
Hardwood trees mostly.
What is something most TractorByNet members don’t know about you?
After buying 11 Kubota’s in six years that I’m probably finished buying…maybe.