Equipment Spotlight: Salford Valmar 55 Series

Excelling at Cover Crop Application

Salford's Valmar 55 series line of seeders excel at cover crop application.  The 55 series tools quickly and accurately meter a variety of seed and granular product sizes at a range of rates suited for cover crop seeding.  The 55 Series seeders are best known for their value, versatility, and adaptability.  55 series seeders are routinely set up for seeding with tillage implements, heavy harrows, high clearance sprayers, and a variety of other implements allowing producers to accomplish more work with each pass.

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Advantages of Using Cover Crops

What’s so great about cover crops? By planting between growing seasons, farmers can literally turn field negatives into field positives. Take a look at the multiple advantages learned from planting appropriate cover crops.

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Sustainable and Yes, Profitable Farming with Cover Crops

Sustainable and Yes, Profitable Farming with Cover Crops

At Salford, our travels through farming communities across North America have revealed a renewed and unprecedented level of interest in planting cover crops. On a much larger scale than ever before, we’re seeing farmers embrace cover cropping for its many rewards, including improved financial performance, measured in both revenue and profitability, as well as improving soil health. 

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