Jason Gahimer with Beck's Hybrids, explains the motivation and collaborative effort to design
a multi-row width, multi-hybrid concept planter. Industry partners in the project included
Beck's, Harvest International, Precision Planting, Yetter Mfg., SureFire Ag Systems and
Schlipf Precision Ag.
Farmers and ranchers are businesspeople, and the questions that often present the most significant barrier to adoption of soil health management systems pertain to the business case. The Soil Health Institute interviewed 100 farmers in 9 states who have adopted soil health systems and used partial budget analysis to evaluate whether soil health practices increase or reduce profitability.
Needham Ag understands the role of technology in making better use of limited resources within a specific environment by drawing on a wealth of global experience to overcome the challenges facing today's farmers, manufacturers and dealers.