Research Report: Air seeders

ARGUABLY the most important piece of machinery in airseeding is the air cart, with even distribution of seed and fertiliser playing a large role in crop performance. Kondinin Group engineers travelled around Asutralia reviewing 12 air carts and testing distribution, to assist farmers with one of the most important sowing decisions they will make.

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Research Report: Air seeders

  • 1st September 2004

Introduction

ARGUABLY the most important piece of machinery in airseeding is the air cart, with even distribution of seed and fertiliser playing a large role in crop performance. Kondinin Group engineers travelled around Asutralia reviewing 12 air carts and testing distribution, to assist farmers with one of the most important sowing decisions they will make.

 

Topics covered:

  • Seed distribution
  • Measuring distribution
  • Fertiliser distribution
  • Metering accuracy
  • Seed damage
  • Farmer assessment
  • A buyer's guide to air seeders
  • Metering systems are the heart of the air seeder
  • Distribution kits vital to performance
  • Extensive tests provide food for thought

Research Report: Air seeders

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