Thanks to our Title Sponsors for helping us execute the 5th annual National Strip-Tillage Conference in Iowa City, Iowa, from July 26-27, 2018. Learn more about them below.
AgroLiquid’s crop nutrient products deliver industry-leading versatility in application and compatibility. The focus of our product development and research is to provide nutrient management solutions that maximize efficiency within the plant, enhance the expression of desirable traits for optimal crop quality, stimulate and support healthy soil biology, and economically produce a marketable yield. AgroLiquid has always believed in utilizing sustainable products and practices to produce more food and fiber for a growing population with less applied fertilizer. Decades of research and millions of acres of field-testing have gone into developing AgroLiquid’s full line of fertilizers. Visit agroliquid.com for more information.
Copperhead Ag Products, a growing company based in Hartford, SD, strives to offer top quality products, great customer service and customer satisfaction. We are most widely known for our success in developing Furrow Cruiser(r) spiked closing wheels, a closing wheel for every condition and brand of planter. We are continually looking to offer products to farmers that are cost effective and aid in producing the best crops possible. With dealers nationwide, and expanding inventory of products that increase the bottom line of our customers, our network in the agriculture industry continues to grow.
Dawn Equipment Co.
Dawn Equipment Company is a family owned business located in Sycamore, Ill., founded more than 20 years ago to produce and market high-quality, American-made tillage equipment to meet the needs of today's farmers. Dawn products maximize efficiency for no-till or strip-till applications. At Dawn, we pride ourselves in the fact that equipment dealers and their customers can speak directly to knowledgeable salesmen and engineers with direct field experience.
Environmental Tillage Systems
Environmental Tillage Systems is a leading manufacturer of conservation-tillage, integrated-planting and nutrient-management equipment which enhances soil productivity and farm profitability. Founded on the farm in southeast Minnesota, ETS designs, manufactures and services the SoilWarrior zone-tillage machine, the SeedWarrior planter, the HoneyWarrior manure spreader and the RollerWarrior seedbed firmer.
Ingersoll Tillage Group
Farmers around the globe who till and plant their soil with Ingersoll products enjoy a powerful and real advantage. Ingersoll disc blades and coulters are proven season after season to improve farm productivity and profitability. Up to five times sharper than conventional blades, ResidueRazor disc blades are specficially engineered to manage new genetically engineered (Bt) corn hybrids and soybean varieties, as well as wheat and barley straw. They resist chipping and cracking in rocky conditions and penetration in hard soil conditions is unparalleled.
Kuhn Krause's focus, above all, is to continue to produce quality products to serve producers better; to strive to respond to their needs with new tools and new technology to meet their growing challenges. Agronomic practices are constantly changing, and at a faster pace now than ever. With this fact at the forefront, innovation and development are keys to continually providing our customers with the best equipment and service possible.
Located in Emmetsburg, Iowa, Montag Mfg. is a family owned business focused on delivery systems for dry fertilizer begun when Roger Montag received a patent for dry fertilizer meter in 1988. That followed with the development of the steerable cart in 1999, which led to the incorporation of Montag Mfg. in 2005. Montag manufactures and sells complete fertilizer systems, dry fertilizer metering systems, liquid fertilizer systems and auto-steer carts.
Schlagel Manufacturing offers two strip-till unit designs with multiple options to allow the machine to fit any farming operation options include a light row unit for shallow tillage and higher field travel speeds, a heavier row unit for deeper tillage with an optional hydraulic trip shank. Both row units offer the ability for liquid and dry fertilizer placement, row cleaners, adjustable down pressure, easy adjustment for varying field conditions, different packer wheel options, many different tool bar widths and row spacing up to 24 row 30 inch, and options to connect the planter to the strip till.
Topcon Agriculture provides solutions for every phase of the farming cycle. Its product brands include Topcon, Topcon Elektronik, Digi-Star, NORAC and RDS Technology. Topcon Agriculture strives to develop highly-compatible products that can be retro-fitted on nearly every make and model of current machinery. From water conservation, animal feeding, planting, spraying and harvesting products to cloud-based file storage and software enabling analysis and planning, Topcon Agriculture is at the forefront of smart-technology and integration of connected solutions across the entire farming operation.
Thurston Mfg. (Blu-Jet)
Thurston Mfg. Co. began operations in 1971 producing small agricultural related Blu-Jet products and has since flourished into a major force in the fertilizer injection and farm implement markets. Thurston Mfg. has achieved the ultimate in ease and versatility with its Blu-Jet line of StripTill Systems row units. These highly adjustable row units will fit on a number of Blu-Jet mainframes, easily match varying field conditions and eliminate the maintenance nightmare created by most strip-till implements on the market.
Vulcan Equipment is a Central-Illinois based manufacturing and sales group, focusing on agricultural implements. They are manufacturers of the new high-performance ZoneMaster Strip-Till Unit/Refresher, designed to create optimal spring strips or manage fall residue through the clearing of residue for faster warm-up and dry-down, as well quicker and more even germination using “vertical tillage” concepts. They also manufacture the Schlueter harrow for placement behind John Deere, Case IH, Tye and Yetter drills.
With more than 83 years of solutions for agriculture, Yetter is recognized as the leader in designing planter attachments, precision fertilizer placement tools and bulk-seek handling products. The Maverick HR Plus Opener for strip-till operations contains spring-loaded disc sealers with infinite adjustments for width, pitch and distance from knife. Heavy-duty, parallel-linkage arms can be set to follow field contours.