Rodney Arthur, with Dawn Equipment, explains how Dawn's Hydraulic Downforce Actuator works with the Foresight Ground Hardness Sensor on the RFX row unit. This unit currently has been released for Deere and Kinze. We caught up with Arthur in the Dawn booth at the 2012 Farm Progress Show.
Erosion control and banded nutrient placement are a couple of the reasons New Prague, Minn., strip-tiller Greg Entinger adopted strip-till in 2015. He shares some of the economic objectives and measurable returns he's seen with reduced fuel usage, selling full-width tillage equipment and fertilizer cost savings.