Coolest Farming Tractor Cakes and Preparation Tips 5

I made this John Deere cake for my nephew. It was so much fun. It’s a regular sheet cake with butter cream icing. I purchased the tractor and barn, and the possibilities were endless. On a yellow base I made a muddy road (brown tinted icing with black dye on a toothpick to make strokes), … Read more

Coolest Farming Tractor Cake Ideas and Photos 9

I used the cake mix in the box and followed the directions. I used the John Deer Tractor cake pan and 13X 9 for the crop rows. The icing is the Wilton Butter Cream recipe and I used green, black, and yellow gel to get my colors. The brown is just the chocolate butter cream … Read more

Tractor Cake

Tractor Cake

I baked two loaf cakes, and bought some chocolate covered donuts in two sizes. I sawed off the tops of the loaves (the rounded parts) with a serrated knife, and used one loaf for the base of the tractor cake. I then cut about a third into the next loaf (with a slanted cut) and … Read more

Coolest New Holland Tractor Cake

Homemade New Holland Tractor Cake

For my son’s 5th birthday he decided he wanted a tractor cake just like papa’s tractor. This was my first attempt at cake decorating, so after much researching, I took photos of the actual tractor from different angles and then enlarged them on the photocopier. Using a combination of tracing the photocopies and sketching freehand, … Read more

Coolest Harvest Tractor Cake

Homemade Harvest Tractor Cake

My son loves tractors so we had a tractor birthday party for him for his 2nd birthday. I found inspiration from this site for my Harvest Tractor Cake. Its not the neatest cake, but my son LOVED it, and it was very tasty. He loved watching me make it too. I used 2 loaf pans. … Read more

Coolest Farming Tractor Cakes and Preparation Tips 6

I made this cake for my brother-in-law. He is a farmer and I wanted to make something appropriate. I was having a hard time coming up with an idea. I had to make it the night before. I was getting a pan out of the cupboard for dinner, and a loaf pan and a 6-inch … Read more

John Deere Tractor Cake

John Deere Tractor Cake

I made this for my son’s 4th birthday. The detail on the tractor cake was done with colored chocolate (white and milk chocolate). For the hay bales I cut squares of cake, frosted them yellow and rolled them in browned coconut. I think I got that idea from this website :) I wish I had … Read more

Coolest Tractor and Baler Cake

Homemade Tractor and Baler Cake

I started out just making the tractor from a form cake pan. My son’s first birthday party grew in size so needed something else. I received some inspiration from other cakes on this website. I added the baler; it was a two-layer round cake trimmed. I used a cupcake for the wheel. I also used … Read more

Coolest John Deere Birthday Cake

Homemade John Deere Birthday Cake

I made this John Deere cake for my nephews second birthday. I cut the cake into a tractor shape, frosted donuts for the wheels and used oreos to simulate dirt. Tip: don’t use plastic wrap. My piping for the face stuck to it when I took it off. The kids still loved it though!

Cool Homemade John Deere Cake

John Deere Cake

This John Deere cake was made for a family friend’s little boy who was turning 4. It was a half white, half chocolate cake baked in a 11” x 15” cake pan. It was iced smooth with white buttercream icing. I first traced the tractor (I got the outline off of the internet) and then … Read more

Coolest John Deere Tractor Cake

Homemade John Deere Tractor Cake

This John Deere Tractor Cake was my grandson Mason’s 2nd birthday cake. I used the John Deere tractor pinata as my pattern and made the cake the same size as the pinata, which made making patterns a lot easier. I used yellow cake mix and tinted it green to make a neon green color which … Read more

Coolest Green Tractor and Trailer Cake

Homemade Green Tractor and Trailer Cake

My 2 year old son loved tractors (still does). It was his first word besides mom and dad. So a tractor cake it was for his birthday! This was my first time making a 3D cake. It turned out exactly how I was hoping. I used this site for inspiration photos! I’m a firm believer … Read more

Coolest Farming Tractor Cakes and Preparation Tips 8

I am submitting this photo on behalf of my mother, Janie Runyan.  She didnt think her cakes are good enough to win the contest but the rest of us begged to differ.   She used a Wilton cake pan. After she made the cake she poured colored chocolate in the mold to make the body of … Read more

Coolest Tractor Cake

Tractor Cake

This tractor cake was for our one year old. He had to share his birthday party with his older brother, so he didn’t have much say in the theme. It’s a 9″ two layer yellow cake with buttercream icing. I first iced the whole cake with white buttercream. Then I traced the tractor on top … Read more

Cooolest Hauling Tractor Cake

Homemade Hauling Tractor Cake

My babysitter’s son wanted a tractor cake and this hauling tractor cake is what I came up with. I baked 2 13×9 cakes and used one as the base. I cut up a small piece to be the base of the tractor and two pieces into small squares and stacked them to be the top … Read more

Coolest Farm Tractor Cake

Homemade Farm Tractor Cake

My grandson just loves tractors. I made him a tractor cake for his birthday this year when he turned two (May 2012). I started by making a full sheet cake and icing it with green tinted butter cream icing. I outlined the sides of the cake to make it look like a fence. I picked … Read more

Coolest Farming Tractor Cakes and Preparation Tips 9

I prepared this cake using the Wilton tractor cake pan. My second born son was really into tractors, so I made this one for his 4th birthday. He loved it. I prepared it according to the directions that came with the pan. My husband helped fill in some of the stars in the main body … Read more

Coolest John Deere Tractor and Trailer Cake

John Deere Tractor and Trailer Cake

I made this John Deere tractor and trailer cake using the recipe on the back of the Hershey’s Cocoa powder. I like to use this cake when I’m making a shaped cake, because it is much more dense than a regular boxed cake mix. I had my husband build a stand out of wood for … Read more

Coolest Tractor Birthday Cake

Homemade Tractor Birthday Cake

I made this Tractor Birthday Cake for a friend’s little boy who loves John Deere tractors. I got the idea from some of the cakes on this site and then took it and made some tweaks to the other ideas. I used two loaf pans (1 cake mix each) to make the tractor. The cab … Read more

Coolest John Deere Tractor Cake

Homemade John Deere Tractor Cake

I made this John Deere Tractor Cake for a co-worker and I used the same idea that I found on this website. The tractor alone wasn’t enough cake for the party so I added the trailer and hay bales. I used the plastic tractor pan that I purchased from my local cake decorating shop and … Read more

Coolest Tractor Cake

Homemade Tractor Cake

My husband and I made this tractor cake based on pictures that we found on this site. It really was quite easy. Two loaf pans made the tractor, one quarter of a loaf pan for the trailer. I’m not the best cake icer, but we both think it turned out really great. I’m so glad … Read more

Coolest John Deere Tractor Cake

Homemade John Deere Tractor Cake

I had a request to make a John Deere Tractor Cake for a little boy’s 2nd birthday but they needed it to feed several people so I used the tractor cake pan and placed it on top of a full sheet cake. I used butter cream icing to ice the sheet cake to look like … Read more