Employ common devices in uncommon ways to store tools, cords, and straps.
Check the actual operating depth of tillage equipment by digging into the field in several locations across the entire width of an implement.
The treatments on seed corn are essential to crop performance, but do pose a challenge to planter meter accuracy if you don't take a few precautions, warns Kevin Kimberley.
The once-ample market of large and little-used field cultivators has tightened, which is putting price pressure under diggers.
Planter Doctor Kevin Kimberley walks you through the four steps to focus on before planting starts, including tuning up your seed meters, row units, planter components, and taking a test run.
Recent sales of 24- and 31-row split-row planters indicate a recovery in agriculture as farmers seek these seeders to boost yields.
A wealth of pricing information is available online that is not only current but also very specific to your largest liquid asset.
Head to the shop and ready your planter for the performance of its lifetime, doling out seed at nearly 100% accuracy with pinpoint depth.
Corn residue deteriorates more rapidly when it is left standing in the field, contends Wisconsin engineer, Richard Wolkowski.
Successful Farming's Engine Man, Ray Bohacz, reveals three of the most misunderstood repair and maintenance issues facing producers.