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Event: Agri-Trade Equipment Expo
Dates: November 9-12, 2016
Why You Should Attend: The Farm Progress Show is the largest outdoor farm show in the United States, held in rotating locations in Iowa and Illinois. This year’s Iowa-based event promises to be bigger and better than ever.
Why You Should Attend: The premier outdoor show dedicated to the Illinois farming community, MAGIE is an annual event sponsored by the Illinois Fertilizer & Chemical Association. MAGIE brings together thousands of farmers from Illinois and surrounding states to meet with exhibitors from every corner of agricultural equipment, electronics, services, and more.
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.
Event: Wisconsin Farm Technology Days
Dates: July 19-21, 2016
Salford Group Demonstration Machines: Salford I-1200 with Valmar 2455 for tillage/cover crop seeding in a single pass. Why You Should Attend: The Wisconsin Farm Technology Days is the largest agricultural show in Wisconsin and one of the largest in the nation.
Event: Ag in Motion
Dates: July 19-21, 2016
Why You Should Attend: Ag in Motion is Western Canada’s first outdoor farm expo, situated on 320 acres of prime agricultural land, just 15 minutes northwest of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. In just its second year, the expo will feature live demonstrations of field equipment, crop plots, and interactive agribusiness exhibits. Join our team in booth 528 to learn more about Salford Group’s array of machines built for soil productivity!
Have you ever wondered what goes into making a Salford tillage machine? You're in luck! Aired on the Discovery Channel, How It's Made: Tillage Machines, explore an I-2200's journey from factory to field. With an up close look at Salford's manufacturing process, viewers are shown why Salford is a leading manufacturer of tillage equipment.
Salford's new Valmar 246 Pull-Type Granular Applicator for herbicides and seeds takes all the best features of the original 245 and marries it with more capacity and finer sectional control to increase efficiency and reduce input costs, making farmers’ lives easier along the way.
The new Valmar 246 hopper size increases the capacity of the machine by 50% over the Valmar 245 to a total capacity of 60 cu. ft. This means farmers can cover even more acres between fills. Four meters on the 246 enables finer sectional control, allowing farmers to manually shut the machine down to ¼ the 60 ft. boom which saves both input costs and the environment.