The positives of planting cover crops include supporting the local environment and making crops more productive and climate-resilient. Thanks to cover crops, no-till and crop rotation, Willott says his farm still had a fairly good harvest despite this year’s drought, extreme heat and flooding.
Gianluca Abbati, vice president technology & innovation stated performance comparison tests showed the new Trelleborg TM1 ECO POWER tire delivers 47% lower rolling resistance, 26% greater traction on hard soil and 12% extra operator comfort.
The inaugural class of the Shortline Legends Hall of Fame is Roy Applequist, founder of Great Plains Mfg.; Jon Kinzenbaw, founder of Kinze Mfg.; Don Landoll, founder of Landoll Corp.; Joe MacDonald, founder of MacDon; and Gary Vermeer, founder of Vermeer Corp. — all companies with ties to no-till.
On this episode of Conservation Ag Update, brought to you by CultivAce, we talk to East Troy, Wis., no-tiller Jim Stute as he wraps up corn harvest. Stute reflects on a challenging year and shares how he was able to conserve moisture with cereal rye.
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.