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Kick Some Dirt

Program hosted by Macfarlane Farms at Mathers Corners, Aug 20, 2005

OMAF's Peter Doris explaining NMA and manure calibration

Host Ken Macfarlane spreading manure

Peter and Ken collecting calibration strips

Pres Neil Moore helps weigh strips

5 mph = 17 tons/acre

6 mph = 15 tons/acre

7 mph = 12 tons/acre

Nuhn Knight rep explains spreader with hydraulic push after demo

Burgers and lots of talking

Bob Mark New Holland demo
Salford RTS rep explains benefits

John Deere Chisel plow demo

Great Plains No-till drill demo by Frank Hoftyzer

OSCIA President Kevin Ferguson and 2nd Vice Frank Hoftyzer listening to Hub CaseIH rep explain the Salford RTS
Other demostrations by Aerway from Grant Bennett, and the Trimble GPS lightbar by Roger Porter
Greendale John Deere also had a no-till drill on display