Jul 22, 2014
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Operator Tips for Optimizing Planter Performance

 

Technology has streamlined and simplified many elements of farming, and made farmers more productive and efficient than ever before. But technology isn’t foolproof. Monitors and automated functionality like section control and hydraulic drives require field checks to validate performance. Read more

 


Tech Tune-Ups and Frame Maintenance for Row Crop Planters

 

When it comes to planter maintenance, we always tend to focus on meters and row units first, but don't overlook the frame during annual pre-season inspections. Read more 

 


Seed Meter Care and Maintenance

 

Proper care and maintenance of your Kinze seed meters is an important part of optimizing your planter’s performance and ultimately, yield potential. Both mechanical and vacuum seed meters should be removed from the planter and cleaned out when not in use. Remember that storing your meters in a clean, dry and rodent free environment helps reduce the potential for damage. Read more

 
 

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