Our history

Family Stark at Elmia 1980
The Stark family at the Swedish farm show Elmia in year 1980

Väderstad’s colourful history dates back to the early 60s, and has ever since been characterised by an entrepreneurial spirit, creation of ingenious farm machinery and a strong drive to rationalize farming methods.

Please click on each of the decades to keep reading about how Rune Stark and Siw Stark started out making a rigid tine harrow for their own farm, and how the family turned it into a sustained and international business. 

 Sticker from the 60s