The 60 to 70 horsepower (hp) skip loader landscaper tractor is a smaller machine that is commonly used for both farming or construction tasks. Depending on the application, the skip loader comes with either a backhoe or box scraper blade on the back and a loader equipped on the fore. Due to its size, the skip loader is ideal for small digging tasks, but is most useful for loading heavy material, like debris, rubble, dirt, or gravel into trucks. For agricultural jobs, the skip loader is used to level and contour land. As a small machine, it’s also easy to maneuver in tight spaces.