CAN THEIR PROBLEM BE SOLVED? By Myron Friesen Successful Farming Staff http://www.agriculture.com/content/is-it-time-to-split-up-the-farm HOW DO BROTHERS WHO HAVE ACCUMULATED A SIZABLE OPERATION PASS ON THE FARM WHEN THEY ARE NO LONGER TALKING AND THEIR CHILDREN HAVE DIFFERENT FARMING INTERESTS? THE PROBLEM: Submitted by R.R. in Illinois My brother and I own about 2,000 acres together. We also […]

What is my equipment worth?

We often get asked this simple question yet the answer is usually complex, and leads to more questions from us. The reasons for performing an appraisal of ag equipment can vary tremendously. Each situation is unique therefor it becomes vary important to treat every situation uniquely.  We at Machinery Scope know how important getting appropriate values for […]

Farm Equipment Appraisal FAQ

You asked, we answer! Appraisals are more than just a simple document that informs you what your equipment is worth. Find out how this robust  document is worth its weight in gold! What is ASAA and what does it stand for? ASAA is the professional organization that Machinery Scope is an accredited member of. ASAA stands for American Society […]


When Should You Have Your Ag Equipment Appraised? There are times in every farmers life when you will need to make difficult decisions about your farm operation. You might have to decide how to fairly pass the farm to the next generation, or you might have to dissolve a partnership or form a corporation. These […]