Machinery and Technology
Machinery Spotlight-Cover Crops Part 1
Jessie Scott speaks with farmers and experts who have been using them for years. They explain the benefits they have seen and why you should try using them. Episode 815
Steel Deals-Late-Model J&M Grain Cart
Dave finds a sale with a wealth of late-model equipment with a J&M 1151 grain cart that is in pristine condition. Episode 816six inch diameter spindles that easily handle huge flotation tires. This particular green card is riding on 960. 32. Which is all you need the hall nearly 12100 bushels across the field. I've also featuring this particular Jay and am because it's like they do. This is at 2014. Model left all the way roughly 2500 acres of crop this past season. That makes this card as close to do it you'll ever find an auction. But putting out hot bed and almost new iron is a challenge. More commodity prices has used equipment prices in blocks so before you bid be prepared with the beating range. And that is exactly what I'm gonna do right nowbuys. The Betty guest just settled on this game their model 1151. Green card the final bidding price was 41500. Now how does that compared to similar sales of such trailers. I turned it you're asking
All Around the Farm-Modifying Grain Drills
How do you convert a grain drill and set it for 30 in. spacing? The key is apple juice containers. Episode 815bottom now that slot is what holds it in place and the mounting bracket of the mounting bracket pool at the bottom of the drills pop them. This innovation was applies to the farm operation by Trevor can you fall where
All Around the Farm-Converted Bale Wagon
Garry Brown from Genola, Utah has a slick idea for an old bale wagon converted to haul large bales. Episode 816on also the dash would be black instead of the typical. Local red badge . Now this is a team effort we're what was your that they captured my debates after the north got a that they we're located noted. Thanks Kate plus you're heading to the Iowa state fair. Look out for those Norse god at that they tractors policy again next week and another eight retired teacher tractors.
Machinery Spotlight-Cover Crops Part 2
Jessie Scott is back with more cover crop tips. This time, answering how to implement cover crops into your operation. Episode 816
SF Engineman - Carburetors
SF Engineman, Ray Bohacz shows you how to keep a gasoline carburetor running in peak efficiency. Episode 817brave pro cracks the successful farming and commands the man. Go to diesel engine is the predominant power play it on the modern form there's still plenty of gasoline engines around. And if it's powered by gasoline it has a carburetor. Card operators of one of my favorite parts of gasoline engine. The people call operator operating at peak efficiency is quite simple you need to remember two things it needs to be tight and need to be cleaned. When it comes to tightening or we need to do was smuggle not overly tight or fasteners that hold the corporate entity intake manifold . And hold the carburetor itself together. If you see any stains around the call operator that usually indicative of leaking multiple. The
The Future Farm?
Brian David Johnson, a Futurist at Intel Corporation, gives his "futurecast" on what the future farm will look like.
New Farm Tire Innovations with Firestone
Wayne Birkenholz, Manager of Global Field Engineering at Firestone, discusses some of Firestone's innovations for the farm.types of tools. That are designed to carry heavier loads and reduce inflation pressures . And with these implementation of these tires on live equipment I think we go to the field less pressure we can have less. So vocal faction that's gonna help us with our crop yields are having less compaction and is it true perfectly on the corner planner applications. Implements what this heavy load we've got to travel down the road where it. We can reduce food inflation pressures do less damage when we're. Preparing deep fields four planting.
Analyzing Big Data
John Fulton, Tyler, McClendon, and Doug Hackney, all speakers at the 2015 Tools of the Future Conference in Ankeny, Iowa, discuss the challenges methods of collecting and managing Big Data.actually had any good information so we built a system. To automatically collect data using automatics. And other sensors to for the first time ever we get accurate reliable and complete information about what happens on
Grease Syringe-All Around the Farm
Gene Van Heuvelen from Chandler, Minnesota who uses a livestock needle to grease bearings. Episode 818and through the very. And put it in several places. Does an excellent job and I can also injected into the steel very thin enough putter right next to seal. Did. Make some very blessed very