Chris Lursen tillage marketing manager at Case IH shows the companyrsquos newest vertical tillage model the TrueTandem 335 Barracuda designed to provide more aggressive crop residue and soil management

Chris Lursen, tillage marketing manager at Case IH, shows the company’s newest vertical tillage model, the True-Tandem 335 Bar​racuda, designed to provide more aggressive crop residue and soil management.

Vertical tillage equipment: New for 2016

Almost a decade since their introduction, vertical tillage implements remain a popular class of equipment.  Companies have launched a lot of new models for 2016, all geared to provide the same hallmark traits that the original machines offered. 

Vertical tillage implements are designed to manage crop residue while lightly tilling the ground at high working speeds that top 10 mph. Some of the newer models have been designed with bigger, more angled blades that go a little deeper in the ground and work more soil, a trend we started to see in 2012

We’ve covered most of the new models that you’ll see on lots this year, and here are links to those stories in case you’re looking to buy.

Tillage, tractors and tools

More new tools from Commodity Classic

Tools for turning dirt, a tillage roundup

Combine tool, fast tillage, new tracks

Cover crops, variable tillage depth and precision spreading

Tillage, seed tending and snow

FIN EXCLUSIVE: Inside Salford Group

Nozzle control, track loaders, tillage tools and more

 

Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish