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Successful Farming TV: Multi-Hybrid Planting

Explore the latest in planting technology (Show 1009)

You don't want to miss this week's episode of Successful Farming Television  (Thursday 9/8c on RFD-TV)!

How do you choose a seed variety? Do you pick a work-horse seed that will give you reliable yields even if conditions aren't optimal, or do you choose a race-horse that could take full advantage of good weather and better soils?  What about fields that have some areas better suited for one hybrid and other areas where a different hybrid would be best? Advanced Technology Editor Laurie Bedord looks at the newest advances in multi-hybrid planters that enable planting two different varieties in the same field at the same time. Tune in to see if it could work on your farm.

After that, Machinery & Technology Executive Editor Dave Mowitz visits with Case IH to find out what dealers are asking for Steiger tractors.

Then, we travel to Michigan to see a custom-built extra large skid-steer scoop in this episode's All Around the Farm segment.

Finally, it's Ageless Iron, and a restored Cockshutt plow that's part of the Yoder, Indiana, collection of Allen Adams.

For updates and behind the scenes looks at SFTV, be sure to follow Executive Producer @jasonmeeker on Twitter.

Don’t miss this great episode of Successful Farming Television, airing the first time tonight, March 16. Check your local listings to find RFD-TV in your area.

Air Times:


  • 9 p.m. Eastern, 8 p.m. Central, 7 p.m. Mountain, 6 p.m. Pacific
  • 11 p.m. Mountain, 10 p.m. Pacific


  • 1 a.m. Eastern, 12 a.m. Central


  • 10 p.m. Eastern, 9 p.m. Central, 8 p.m. Mountain, 7 p.m. Pacific
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