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.
Sparland, Ill. strip-tiller Jay Riddell discusses his multifaceted approach to maximizing yield potential through variable-rate. Centered on tissue testing and management zones for seed and fertilizer application, Riddell's goal is to equalize costs per bushel across all 1,500 of his acres.