In February, Kinze introduced the 5700 24-row 20-inch planter equipped with the new 5000 Series row unit and several other productivity features. Brad Niensteadt, a planter product expert at Kinze Manufacturing, hosted a webinar where he explained how the 5700 handles the challenges of narrow-row, no-till planting. Here are the top 5 takeaways from the webinar:
The new family of tank-ready mixes enters the market with three products: NovaGuard NBPT, NovaGuard DCD and NovaHalt. NovaGuard NBPT and NovaGuard DCD are both nitrogen stabilizers, and NovaHalt is a phosphorous stabilizer.
John Deere has streamlined precision ag capabilities with the new precision ag solution. The offering combines the three most commonly used applications from the GreenStar 3 2630 display with vehicle functionality.
Dave Benson with Bestway Inc. introduces Bestway's new NTX 1500 sprayer line. The NTX series will be built in conjunction with Field-PRO IV Series sprayers and share the same FiberWorks Boom System and patented V-Ride Variable Ride Boom Suspension.
With more than 1,700 companies from 42 different countries, the SIMA International Agribusiness Show emphasized methods and machinery designed to improve long-term sustainability. Here are some new products featured at the event. For more details on these products and other highlights, keep an eye out for the May 2017 issue of No-Till Farmer magazine.
With over 850 exhibitors, the editors of No-Till Farmer and sister publications Farm Equipment and Precision Farming Dealer made the trek to Louisville last month to see what is new on the market this year at the National Farm Machinery Show. Here are some highlights from the show.
On this episode of Conservation Ag Update, brought to you by Montag, we’re on the road at the National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville, Ky. Jeff Hadacheck from Wisconsin-Madison discusses the long term economic benefits of integrating winter wheat in your corn-soybean rotation. Plus, we visit with Brandon Somers at the Beck’s Practical Farm Research (PFR) insights meeting. Somers talks about his ideal no-till planter.
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