High-efficiency hay starts with well-regulated equipment. And while most producers take steps to make sure their balers and compact tractors are effectively winterized, not all operators perform the summer maintenance necessary to achieve a full season of reliable use.
Green grass, the sound of a tractor humming in a field across the section, the smell of diesel mingled with blooming trees on a crisp, spring morning make it a whole lot easier to get up and off to a fast start during the growing season. Your crops, however, require more.
From high-quality dairy hay to horse hay or the grass hay that feeds the country’s expanding cow herd, a timely harvest is good for your livestock, your hay-buying customers and your bottom line. Now is the time to spend some time with your hay equipment and in your hayfields.
Sprayer nozzle selection and performance might have more impact on your bottom line than any other equipment component. At the very least, their impact is greater than we think. So give your nozzles the attention they deserve before heading to the field this spring.
Ideal planting days are — or soon will be — upon us. How many of those days will you get this spring? How many will you need? If you properly prepare your planter before you pull it through that first field gate, you’ll help make the most of each perfect planting day.
The Case IH True-Tandem 375 disk harrow is just one of the diverse tillage options designed to help you precisely manage conditions field by field this spring. From fertility to planting to pesticide applications to pinpoint harvest data collection, precision agriculture can bring greater profit potential to your farm. Case IH can help you…
Next week is an important week. And the week grows in importance every year, as consumers drift farther from food production. So let’s get ready to help tell agriculture’s story as we celebrate National Agriculture Week and National Agriculture Day (Tuesday, March 15).
Every growing season presents the opportunity to try something new — from hybrids to tillage regimes to herbicide programs. It’s not often those trials are free. But that’s exactly the opportunity Case IH brings you this spring with our AFS Connect advanced farm management system.
Tough crop residue requires aggressive management to achieve soil conditions ideal for uniform crop emergence. Today’s high-powered genetics produce more grain than ever. Those advanced traits also yield record amounts of plant material — tough, stubborn crop residue that demands aggressive management. The new True-Tandem 335 Barracuda vertical tillage tool from Case IH provides the…