You have to go right back to the 1820s to witness the beginnings of Case IH. The McCormick family was developing a new reaping machine that was demonstrated successfully in 1831 and Cyrus McCormick started a company to make the new reaper in the 1840s. It was soon the world’s biggest manufacturer of harvesting machines. The International Harvester company, meanwhile, was formed in 1902 when McCormick merged with their biggest rival, Deering, and three smaller harvester manufacturers. The result was […]