Fewer farmers buying at annual agriculture equipment show

Wednesday, September 2, 2009 | 5:51 p.m. CDT; updated 7:23 p.m. CDT, Wednesday, September 2, 2009

DECATUR, Ill. — Danny Bradshaw climbed out of a New Holland tractor Wednesday morning impressed but already certain he wouldn't spend the more than $200,000 necessary to buy all that horsepower and high-gloss blue paint.