Spring is here, and after a long winter in many parts of the country, farmers are looking forward to planting. At Case IH, we strive to help growers achieve photocopy plants, which are plants that emerge at the same time, with the same stalk thickness, that go on to arrive at the same leaf and ear stages providing longer, more uniform ear length, and ultimately higher yield potential. (more…)
Purchasing a new planter is a major decision. In this video, Case IH Planter Marketing Manager Bill Hoeg provides a detailed walk-around of the Early Riser® planter, explaining how its features contribute to increased yield potential. It includes a side-by-side comparison of an Early Riser row unit and a conventional row unit. See firsthand the distinct soil profiles of seed trenches that are the result of two different row units. (more…)
To enhance producers’ ability to save on input costs and potentially grow yields, Case IH is further enhancing its AFS® precision farming offering. New in 2014, Case IH AFS AccuControl rate controller technology will now interface with the rate controllers on Case IH Nutri-Tiller applicators and third-party anhydrous ammonia applicators. (more…)
Growers continually balance eight key agronomic needs: timeliness, crop residue management, soil tilth, seed bed conditions, seed placement accuracy, plant food availability, crop protection and harvest quality. This post is the first in a series that offers insights on some of these specific needs. This first post addresses seed placement accuracy. (more…)
Designed to help farmers maximize their yield potential and consistently produce in any condition, the Early Riser® 5 series will help you be ready come planting time.
What Early Riser features are most beneficial to you during planting season? (more…)
Getting ready to put your Early Riser® planter in storage? This video from RealAgriculture.com shows what you can do to keep yours primed and ready to go for next season. What are some ways you prepare your planter for storage? (more…)