Planters http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6141/more en Cover crops: The mechanics of how to plant http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/cover-crops-mechanics-how-plant <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>It&rsquo;s hard to pick up a farm magazine these days without finding an article on cover crops. Why you should plant them, when you should plant them, and what should you plant to put nutrients back in the soil.</p> <p>They help reduce soil erosion. Their roots break up compaction. And they can fix nutrients so they don&rsquo;t get washed away, and they put some in while they&rsquo;re at it.</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/cover-crops-mechanics-how-plant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/cover-crops-mechanics-how-plant#comments Planters Air Drill/Air Seeder Tillage equipment Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 16 Jul 2015 15:23:00 +0000 79661 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>This cover crop seeder from Valmar&nbsp;can be mounted on vertical tillage equipment.</p> New FMC application tech in-depth http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/new-fmc-application-tech-depth <div class="node-body video-body">An innovative new system from FMC and Emerge Application Systems offers a way for growers to apply product in-furrow at planting.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/new-fmc-application-tech-depth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/new-fmc-application-tech-depth#comments Planters Planters Wed, 22 Apr 2015 23:22:00 +0000 78111 at http://farmindustrynews.com Kinze multi-hybrid planters at work http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/kinze-multi-hybrid-planters-work <div class="field-byline"> Josh Flint, Prairie Farmer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Previously, multi-hybrid planting was in the concept phase. This year, Beck’s Hybrids and Kinze have made it commercially available.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/kinze-multi-hybrid-planters-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/kinze-multi-hybrid-planters-work#comments Planters Planters Mon, 06 Apr 2015 15:37:00 +0000 77921 at http://farmindustrynews.com Josh Flint Need for speed http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/need-speed <div class="node-body article-body">The rise of electric planter drives offers more precision and the ability to run faster than ever before.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/need-speed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/need-speed#comments Planters Planters Sun, 15 Mar 2015 15:13:00 +0000 77441 at http://farmindustrynews.com Seeding and planting tech on display http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/seeding-and-planting-tech-display <div class="node-body gallery-body">Farmers have more tools than ever to choose from when it comes to moving seed into the field.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/seeding-and-planting-tech-display" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/seeding-and-planting-tech-display#comments Planters Farm Progress Show Mon, 27 Oct 2014 10:46:00 +0000 72931 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Par-Kan offers several seed tenders to the market, this one geared for higher-volume use for dealers and larger operations.</p> Hitting the field with multi-hybrid planters http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/hitting-field-multi-hybrid-planters <div class="node-body article-body">Concept planters from Kinze and Precision Planting seeded thousands of acres across the Corn Belt in 2014 – with 2015 marketing plans in the wind.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/hitting-field-multi-hybrid-planters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/hitting-field-multi-hybrid-planters#comments Planters Planters Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:47:00 +0000 72151 at http://farmindustrynews.com New TrackTill system helps growers fight pinch row compaction http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/new-tracktill-system-helps-growers-fight-pinch-row-compaction <div class="node-body article-body">TrackTill is a new product to help growers fight pinch row compaction.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/new-tracktill-system-helps-growers-fight-pinch-row-compaction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/new-tracktill-system-helps-growers-fight-pinch-row-compaction#comments Planters Planters Thu, 07 Aug 2014 17:21:00 +0000 71911 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>TrackTill is a new option for farmers which helps boost yield in center rows.</p> Kinze, Raven developing monitor solution http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/kinze-raven-developing-monitor-solution <div class="field-byline"> Source: Kinze </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Kinze and Raven are developing a monitor that will eliminate reliance on ISOBUS.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/kinze-raven-developing-monitor-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/kinze-raven-developing-monitor-solution#comments Planters Planters Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:25:00 +0000 71761 at http://farmindustrynews.com Kinze’s multi-hybrid electric planter at work on test plots http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/kinze-s-multi-hybrid-electric-planter-work-test-plots <div class="field-byline"> Source: Kinze </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The world's first electric, multi-hybrid planter was tested out in fields this spring.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/kinze-s-multi-hybrid-electric-planter-work-test-plots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/kinze-s-multi-hybrid-electric-planter-work-test-plots#comments Planters Planters Mon, 14 Jul 2014 22:35:00 +0000 71681 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Aerial photo of a multi-hybrid field planted near Kinze&rsquo;s headquarters in Williamsburg, Iowa. Photo: Kinze</p> John Deere, Dawn announce agreement http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/john-deere-dawn-announce-agreement <div class="field-byline"> Source: John Deere </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The collaboration means John Deere planters will feature Dawn's planter control systems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/john-deere-dawn-announce-agreement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/planters/john-deere-dawn-announce-agreement#comments Planters John Deere Planters Wed, 28 May 2014 16:37:00 +0000 71141 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>John Deere planters will feature Dawn&#39;s planter control technology under the new agreement.</p>