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Big Bud staying three more weeks

INDEPENDENCE (KWWL) -- If you haven't had a chance to see Big Bud 747, the world's largest tractor, you're in luck.

Heartland Acres announced on Monday that Big Bud will stay in Iowa until August 22, three weeks longer than originally scheduled.

They say the extended stay is due to the demand, more than 16,000 people have visited the big tractor since April.

Officials at Heartland Acres say people have come from as far away as North Carolina and Texas to visit Big Bud.

With the extended stay of Big Bud, Heartland Acres is planning a Gas Engine Show for Sunday, August 8th.

For more information visit their website,

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