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Our editors made the trip to Louisville, Ky., for the 2023 National Farm Machinery Show in mid-february to get the latest info on all the newest cutting-edge technology and no-till farm equipment. Check out our top picks below, and be sure to visit www.no-tillfarmer.com/media/videos to see videos of all these products.
This versatile seed drill allows for adjustments from high residue no-till conditions to light or no residue seedbeds without stopping — all from a hydraulic lever in the cab. The On-The-Go Seed Drill is meant to help save farmers time and streamline seeding processes.
Jeff Garman, owner of Precision Fabrication, is a no-tiller who invented this product out of necessity for his operation. When attached to a row cleaner, it accurately applies liquid fertilizer at planting time by streaming it directly into the root zone.
This new technology system makes it easier to set down pressure and provides superior seed placement. It deals with variabilities in the field, such as hard soil or uneven residue spreads. When the drill encounters field variability, the system recognizes it and reacts accordingly. It also helps reduce maintenance costs by setting the correct down pressure for the corresponding conditions instead of overapplying, which can cause extended wear on coulters, scrapers and gauge wheels.
This product incorporates a new concept for crimping cover crops and is available in…