More in Tillage

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

    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
  • Sep 17, 2012
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    What’s your tillage IQ?

      I thought I knew a lot about tillage until I embarked on my last writing assignment: present readers with a roundup of new tillage tools manufacturers are launching for 2013. As an added touch, I thought I would categorize the tools to make it easier for buyers to compare.  ...More
  • Apr 9, 2012
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    Big tillage week in NW Ohio

    This was a big week for tillage in NW Ohio. Tractors rolled every day....More

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