Product Spotlight

Product Spotlight: Compact Tractors—Versatility in a Small Package

Compact tractors are the top-selling machines this year for good reason. They can handle a broad range of duties, from mowing, landscaping and material handling around the acreage, to small farm and commercial chores. We decided to take a look of some of the latest mid-range compacts (28-50 engine hp).

 

MASSEY FERGUSON 1700E SERIES

Farmers Hotline Read more

Product Spotlight: Rubber Tracks and Track Conversion Systems

The latest in rubber tracks and conversion systems

Rubber tracks provide many benefits, including reducing ground pressure and deep ruts in fields; improving flotation and minimizing surface damage; increasing traction for better pulling efficiency; and offering a smoother ride on rough terrain. Farmers Hot Line decided to check out many of the latest offerings from the top manufacturers of rubber tracks and track conversion systems.

 

  Read more

Adding Over-the-Tire Tracks Makes Skid Steers More Versatile


 

Adding tracks over a skid steers’ tires improves the machine’s traction and flotation. Over-the-tire (OTT) tracks lower ground pressure for traversing soft soils such as mud, sand and clay, and provide a much smoother ride than tires. OTT tracks also improve stability on hills and help protect tires from punctures. We looked at several of the top OTT track manufacturers:

 

McLaren Industries Read more

On the Right Track: Choosing Replacement Rubber Tracks

High quality replacement rubber tracks will last longer and maximize machine uptime and productivity. Rubber track manufacturer Summit Supply LLC recommends considering the following when choosing replacement rubber tracks: Read more

Product Spotlight: Self-Propelled Sprayers

Self-propelled sprayers are a solid piece of equipment for an operation that likes to do their own spraying and has a lot of acres to cover. Self-propelled sprayers have high clearances (for late season spraying), narrow wheels, and large boom width—all of which can help lessen crop damage during spraying.Today we are highlighting nine of the newest self-propelled sprayer models. Looking for more information? Each manufacturer has their contact information listed below each product. Read more

Product Spotlight: Bulk Seed Handling Equipment

 

 

Increasingly growers are discovering the cost and time saving benefits of delivering seed to the field in a bulk seed-handling unit. With operator friendly features like movable auger and conveyors, roll tarp covers, wireless remote controls, and fill tube heights to reach even the tallest center fill planters seed tenders can increase the efficiency of your planting season.

In this Product Spotlight we have highlighted ten seed tenders. Looking for more information? Each manufacturer has their contact information listed below each product.

 

Read more

Product Spotlight: Strip Tillage Equipment

In this issue we take a look at strip tillage equipment. Major advantages to using a strip-till system include residue-free strips that warm quickly, easy access to row area for nutrient injection, and it's well suited for poorly drained soil

In this product spotlight we showcase nine of the top strip tillage equipment manufacturers. Looking for more information on a listed model? Each company has their contact information listed below each product.

Read more

Product Spotlight: Hay Rakes

 Today, hay and forage producers have a wide variety of equipment options for raking and merging swaths or windrows. Selecting the proper equipment and operating it correctly will help to insure high quality forage and a cost effective harvesting system. 

In this product spotlight we showcase ten of the top hay rakes. Looking for more information on a listed model? Each company has their contact information listed below each product.

Read more

Product Spotlight: Tree Shear Attachments

Trees can provide vital shade to livestock in pastures during the summer months, beauty to any landscape, and even cut down on your homes cooling bill. Sometimes, however, you need to remove trees for a variety of reasons.

In this Product Spotlight we will take a look at tree shears. Tree Shears can take a very labor intensive and time-consuming task and turn it into another item marked off your to-do list.

 

 

 

 

Read more

Product Spotlight: Fabric Covered Buildings

Are you looking to expand the infrastructure on your property? Do you need a structure that can be employed for multiple uses? Do you have a small budget, but want something that can withstand Mother Nature? Then a fabric covered building may be a perfect fit.

In this Product Spotlight we showcase ten of the top fabric covered building manufacturers. Looking for more information? Each company has their contact information listed below each product.

Read more