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Vertical tillage: Answers to your biggest questions

  • Jun 9, 2014
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    Another step toward site-specific tillage 2

    Case IH’s announcement yesterday of its new True-Tandem 345 seed bed disk harrows points to where tillage is headed in this country. The option, called “active hydraulic down pressure.”...More
  • Sep 16, 2013
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    Buyer's guide to vertical tillage equipment

    Buyers’ guide to vertical tillage equipment Vertical tillage is one of the most clicked on topics on our web site, and, according to equipment dealers I’ve talked with lately, one of the most sought-after tools on their lots. Farmers are looking for ways to deal with all of the cornstalks in their fields once the crop is harvested. Pulling hybrid disc-coulters on these machines can be a fast way to slice up the remains and, depending on the blade angle, lightly mix with soil to expedite decomposition. And they can do it at speeds as high as 12 mph....More
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