With larger farms than ever before, today’s farming operations often build maintenance shops and hire full-time mechanics to handle all the maintenance and repairs on their equipment. For these types of operations, the pickup and delivery service Pat’s Tire provides helps to get customers the product they need on a timely manner.

“This is a useful service that provides the customers with savings in both time and mileage,” Karen said. “More farmers

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are planning ahead which keeps our crews busy even over the winter months.”

After almost four decades in business, Pat’s Tire now has customers that are generations old. “When mom and dad retire on the family farm we begin working with the next generation to hopefully carry on the same type of relationship we had with their parents,” Karen said. “We know how important these family businesses are, because we are a family business.”