5 Great Reasons to Attend Messick's Open House Events

  • Biggest parts discounts of the year!
  • Factory representatives will be on-hand throughout the week to answer questions and collect feedback from customers.
  • Pesticide meetings will be held for Core and Category Points!
  • Interactive service & maintenance clinics will be held throughout the week and can provide some deep insight to your regular service procedures.
  • See the newest equipment from leading manufacturers
  • FREE FOOD! Pancake breakfasts, lunches and refreshments will be provided daily.

Abbottstown Schedule

MONDAY, JANUARY 20
  • 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM: PANCAKE BREAKFAST
    Join us for a hot pancake breakfast!
     
  • 9:30 AM: SPRAYER / PESTICIDE MEETING
    Penn State Extension educators Leon Ressler and Heidi Reed, PHD, will discuss the following topics: Protecting Farm Families from Pesticide Exposure; Understanding Soybean Cyst Nematode (SCN) and the threat to Pennsylvania; Ear Rots & Mycotoxins; FieldWatch: a new drift management tool.  worth 2 core & 2 category points

  • 12:30 PM: KUBOTA SKID STEER / COMPACT TRACK LOADER SERVICE CLINIC
    Representatives from Kubota and Messick’s will discuss Kubota skid steer and compact track loader service, maintenance and the common problems we see when machines are not well maintained. Learn what you can do to get the best performance and longest life out of your Kubota machine!
TUESDAY, JANUARY 21
  • 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM: PANCAKE BREAKFAST
    Join us for a hot pancake breakfast!
     
  • 9:30 AM: NEW HOLLAND SKIDLOADER SERVICE CLINIC
    Representatives from New Holland and Messick’s will discuss New Holland skid steer and compact track loader service, maintenance and the common problems we see when machines are not well maintained. Come and learn what you can do to get the best performance and longest life out of your New Holland machine!
     
  • 11:00 AM: DISCBINE SERVICE & MAINTENANCE CLINIC
    Representatives from New Holland and Messick’s will talk about the advantages of the New Holland MowMax Cutterbar System and will show you how to keep your machine trouble free and prevent down time. See the new 209 and 210 New Holland Discbine models with Quick Change knives standard!
     
  • 12:30 PM: SMALL SQUARE BALER SERVICE & MAINTENANCE CLINIC
    Representatives from New Holland and Messick’s will discuss what you can do keep your small square baler performing like new and will provide preventative maintenance tips to help you prevent down time in the field.
THURSDAY, JANUARY 23
  • 10:30 AM: PROTECTING OUR CHILDREN ON THE FARM
    Every year future farmers are lost to accidents that could have been prevented. Penn State Extension educator Kay Moyer will discuss the safety of our children on the farm and what can be done to keep our farms accident free. A free toy is available for families with children who attend. Limit 1 per family.
     
  • 11:30 AM: NEW HOLLAND LUBE & FILTER CLINIC
    A representative from New Holland lubricants will dispell the myths surrounding the various lubricant products on the market today and what impact they may have on your machines. Find out how you can protect your most valuable investment by using the fluids engineered to keep your equipment in the field and performing at top efficiency. Attend this clinic to receive a $25 voucher toward New Holland lubricants! (Limit 1 per customer)
     
  • 12:30 PM: SPRAYER / PESTICIDE MEETING
    Penn State Extension educators John Bray & Liz Bosak, PHD, will discuss the following topics: Pesticide Safety Trivia; Top Tips for Pesticide Applicators; What’s New in Weed Control; How to Identify and Manage Resistant Weeds. worth 2 core & 2 category points
FRIDAY, JANUARY 24
  • 9:30 AM: FARM SAFETY ON THE ROAD
    What are the laws concerning the transportation of farm equipment on the road? A state trooper will discuss transporting farm equipment on the highway, laws and safety tips. Come and get your questions answered by the experts!
     
  • 11:00 AM: LARGE SQUARE BALER APPLICATION & SERVICE CLINIC
    Representatives from New Holland and Harvest Tec will discuss large square baler service, maintenance and how you can produce top quality dry hay with New Holland preservative and application equipment. Plus, learn about the Crop ID bale tagging system and the Crop RFV relative feed value system available from New Holland. Attend this clinic to receive a $25 voucher toward New Holland CropSaver! (Limit 1 per customer)
     
  • 12:30 PM: ROUND BALER APPLICATION & SERVICE CLINIC
    Representatives from New Holland and Harvest Tec will discuss round baler service, maintenance and how you can produce top quality dry hay with New Holland preservative and application equipment. Attend this clinic to receive a $25 voucher toward NH CropSaver! (Limit 1 per customer)

SATURDAY, JANUARY 25
  • 9:30 AM: KUBOTA COMPACT TRACTOR CLINIC
    Representatives from Messick’s will discuss compact tractor service, maintenance and the common problems we see when machines are not well maintained. Come and learn what you can do to get the best performance and longest life out of your machine!

Bendersville Schedule

THURSDAY, JANUARY 30
  • 9:30 AM: SPRAYER / PESTICIDE MEETING
    Penn State Extension educators John Bray & Liz Bosak, PHD, will discuss the following topics: FieldWatch: a new drift management tool; Glyphosate: Understanding Risks to Human Health; What’s New in Weed Control; How to Identify and Manage Resistant Weeds. worth 2 core & 2 category points

FRIDAY, JANUARY 31

  • 9:00 AM: TURBO-MIST SPRAYERS SERVICE CLINIC
    Representatives from Slimline manufacturing will discuss Turbo-Mist orchard sprayer servive and maintenance practices, and what you can do to get the best performance and coverage out of your machine. Exclusive offers available for those who attend this clinic.  IF YOU PLAN TO ATTEND call 717-367-1319 to RSVP

Carlisle Schedule

TUESDAY, JANUARY 21
  • 9:30 AM: SPRAYER / PESTICIDE MEETING
    Penn State Extension educators John Bray & Liz Bosak, PHD, will discuss the following topics: FieldWatch: a new drift management tool; Glyphosate: Understanding Risks to Human Health; What’s New in Weed Control; How to Identify and Manage Resistant Weeds. worth 2 core & 2 category points

  • 12:30 PM: KUBOTA LIGHT CONSTRUCTION CLINIC
    Representatives from Kubota and Messick’s will discuss Kubota skid steer and compact track loader service, maintenance and the common problems we see when machines are not well maintained. Come and learn what you can do to get the best performance and longest life out of your Kubota machine!
     
  • 2:00 PM: NEW HOLLAND LUBE & FILTER CLINIC
    A representative from New Holland lubricants will dispell the myths surrounding the various lubricant products on the market today, and what impact they may have on your machines. Find out how you can protect your most valuable investment by using the fluids engineered to keep your equipment in the field and performing at top efficiency. Attend this clinic to receive a $25 voucher toward New Holland lubricants! (Limit 1 per customer)
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 22
  • 8:00 AM: PANCAKE BREAKFAST
    Join us for a hot pancake breakfast!
     
  • 9:00 AM: PROTECTING OUR CHILDREN ON THE FARM
    Every year future farmers are lost to accidents that could have been prevented. Penn State Extension educator Kay Moyer will discuss the safety of our children on the farm and what can be done to keep our farms accident free. A free toy is available for families with children who attend. Limit 1 per family.
     
  • 10:30 AM: FARM SAFETY ON THE ROAD
    What are the laws concerning the transportation of farm equipment on the road? A state trooper will talk about farm equipment on the highway, laws and safety tips. Come and get your questions answered by the experts!
     
  • 12:30 PM: ROUND BALER / SMALL BALER APPLICATION & SERVICE CLINIC
    Representatives from New Holland and Harvest Tec will discuss round and small square baler service, maintenance and how you can produce top quality dry hay with New Holland preservative and application equipment. Attend this clinic to receive a $25 voucher toward New Holland CropSaver! (Limit 1 per customer)


Halifax Schedule

THURSDAY, JANUARY 23
  • 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM: PANCAKE BREAKFAST
    Join us for a hot pancake breakfast!
     
  • 9:30 AM: ROUND BALER / SMALL BALER APPLICATION & SERVICE CLINIC
    Representatives from New Holland and Harvest Tec will discuss round and small square baler service, maintenance and how you can produce top quality dry hay with New Holland preservative and application equipment. Attend this clinic to receive a $25 voucher toward New Holland CropSaver! (Limit 1 per customer)
     
  • 11:00 AM: KUBOTA HAY TOOL CLINIC
    Representatives from Kubota will discuss the new lineup of Kubota Hay tools, and cover service and maintenance tips to help you keep these machines operating at top efficiency.
     
  • 12:30 PM: FARM SAFETY ON THE ROAD
    What are the laws concerning the transportation of farm equipment on the road? A state trooper will talk about farm equipment on the highway, laws and safety tips. Come and get your questions answered by the experts!

FRIDAY, JANUARY 24

  • 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM: PANCAKE BREAKFAST
    Join us for a hot pancake breakfast!
     
  • 9:30 AM: SPRAYER / PESTICIDE MEETING
    Penn State Extension educators Dwane Miller and John Bray will discuss the following topics: FieldWatch: A New Tool For Applicators; Preventing Poly Tank Failures; What’s new in Weed Control; Identify & Manage Resistant Weeds. worth 2 core & 2 category points
     
  • 12:30 PM: NEW HOLLAND LUBE & FILTER CLINIC
    A representative from New Holland lubricants will dispell the myths surrounding the various lubricant products on the market today, and what impact they may have on your machines. Find out how you can protect your most valuable investment by using the fluids engineered to keep your equipment in the field and performing at top efficiency. Attend this clinic to receive a $25 voucher toward New Holland lubricants! (Limit 1 per customer)
     
  • 1:30 PM: KUBOTA SKID STEER / COMPACT TRACK LOADER SERVICE CLINIC
    Representatives from Kubota and Messick’s will discuss Kubota light construction service, maintenance and the common problems we see when machines are not well maintained.  Come and learn what you can do to get the best performance and longest life out of your Kubota machine!

Elizabethtown Schedule

MONDAY, JANUARY 27
  • 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM: PANCAKE BREAKFAST
    Join us for a hot pancake breakfast!
     
  • 9:30 AM: SPRAYER / PESTICIDE MEETING
    Penn State Extension educators John Bray & Liz Bosak, PHD, will discuss the following topics: FieldWatch: a new drift management tool; Glyphosate: Understanding Risks to Human Health; What’s New in Weed Control; How to Identify and Manage Resistant Weeds. worth 2 core & 2 category points
     
  • 12:30 PM: KRONE BIG M / BIG X SERVICE CLINIC
    Representatives from Krone and Messick’s will discuss Krone Self Propelled hay and forage equipment service, maintenance and the common problems we see when machines are not well maintained. Come and learn what you can do to get the best performance and longest life out of your Krone machine!
TUESDAY, JANUARY 28
  • 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM: PANCAKE BREAKFAST
    Join us for a hot pancake breakfast!
     
  • 9:30 AM: PROTECTING OUR CHILDREN ON THE FARM
    Every year future farmers are lost to accidents that could have been prevented. Penn State Extension educator Kay Moyer will discuss the safety of our children on the farm and what can be done to keep our farms accident free. A free toy is available for families with children who attend. Limit 1 per family.
     
  • 11:00 AM: FARM SAFETY ON THE ROAD
    What are the laws concerning the transportation of farm equipment on the road? A state trooper will discuss transporting farm equipment on the highway, laws and safety tips. Come and get your questions answered by the experts!
     
  • 12:30 PM: NEW HOLLAND LUBE & FILTER CLINIC
    A representative from New Holland lubricants will dispell the myths
    surrounding the various lubricant products on the market today, and what impact they may have on your machines. Find out how you can protect your most valuable investment by using the fluids engineered to keep your equipment in the field and performing at top efficiency. Attend this clinic to receive a $25 voucher toward New Holland lubricants! (Limit 1 per customer)
     
  • 1:30 PM: NEW HOLLAND COMBINE SERVICE CLINIC & MODEL YEAR 2020 UPDATES
    Cole Sandford from New Holland and Messick’s will discuss New Holland Combine service, maintenance and the common problems we see when machines are not well maintained. Come and learn how to get the best performance and longest life out of your New Holland combine! Plus we will look at what is to come in 2020 and the future!
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 29
  • 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM: PANCAKE BREAKFAST
    Join us for a hot pancake breakfast!
     
  • 9:30 AM: DISCBINE SERVICE & MAINTENANCE CLINIC
    Representatives from New Holland and Messick’s will talk about the advantages of the New Holland MowMax Cutterbar System and will show you how to keep your machine trouble free and prevent down time. See the new 209 and 210 New Holland Discbine models with Quick Change knives standard!
     
  • 11:00 AM: NEW HOLLAND FORAGE HARVESTER SERVICE CLINIC
    Representatives from New Holland and Messick’s will be on hand to discuss maintenance and tips to keep your Self-propelled or Pull-type harvester running at peak performance and prevent down time during the harvest!
     
  • 12:30 PM: SPRAYER / PESTICIDE MEETING
    Penn State Extension educators John Bray & Liz Bosak, PHD, will discuss the following topics: Pesticide Safety Trivia; Top Tips for Pesticide Applicators; What’s New in Weed Control; How to Identify and Manage Resistant Weeds. worth 2 core & 2 category points

THURSDAY, JANUARY 30

  • 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM: PANCAKE BREAKFAST
    Join us for a hot pancake breakfast!
     
  • 9:30 AM: ROUND BALER APPLICATION & SERVICE CLINIC
    Representatives from New Holland and Harvest Tec will discuss round baler service, maintenance and how you can produce top quality dry hay with New Holland preservative and application equipment. Attend this clinic to receive a $25 voucher toward NH CropSaver! (Limit 1 per customer)
     
  • 11:00 AM: LARGE SQUARE BALER APPLICATION & SERVICE CLINIC
    Representatives from New Holland and Harvest Tec will discuss large square baler service, maintenance and how you can produce top quality dry hay with New Holland preservative and application equipment. Plus, learn about the Crop ID bale tagging system and the Crop RFV relative feed value system available from New Holland. Attend this clinic to receive a $25 voucher toward New Holland CropSaver!! (Limit 1 per customer)
     
  • 12:30 PM: SMALL SQUARE BALER SERVICE & MAINTENANCE CLINIC
    Representatives from New Holland and Messick’s will discuss what you can do keep your small square baler performing like new, and will provide preventative maintenance tips to help you prevent down time in the field.
     
  • 6:30 PM: SPRAYER / PESTICIDE MEETING
    Penn State Extension educators Del Voight and Heidi Reed, PHD, will discuss the following topics: Understanding PPE; Glyphosate: Understanding Risks to Human Health; Understanding Soybean Cyst Nematode (SCN) & the threat to Pennsylvania; Spraying Tasseled Corn. worth 2 core & 2 category points

FRIDAY, JANUARY 31

  • 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM: PANCAKE BREAKFAST
    Join us for a hot pancake breakfast!
     
  • 9:30 AM: NEW HOLLAND SKIDLOADER SERVICE CLINIC
    Representatives from New Holland and Messick’s will discuss New Holland skid steer and compact track loader service, maintenance and the common problems we see when machines are not well maintained. Come and learn what you can do to get the best performance and longest life out of your New Holland machine!
     
  • 12:30 PM: KUBOTA LIGHT CONSTRUCTION CLINIC
    Representatives from Kubota and Messick’s will discuss Kubota skid steer and compact track loader service, maintenance and the common problems we see when machines are not well maintained. Come and learn what you can do to get the best performance and longest life out of your Kubota machine!

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 1

  • 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM: PANCAKE BREAKFAST
    Join us for a hot pancake breakfast!
     
  • 9:30 AM: KUBOTA'S NEW PRODUCTS FOR 2020
    Neil Messick will be presenting on Kubota’s 2020 New Products including the MX6000 Cab, SCL Walk-Behind Skid Steer, and M8 Row-Crop Tractor. See the new MX6000 CAB!