Demco, a Boyden, Iowa, manufacturer of the SideQuest saddle tank spray system, has tanks available to fit four-wheel drive tractors. Demco has two sizes—600-gallon tanks, for a capacity of 1,200 gallons, or 300-gallon “Quick Tach” tanks for a capacity of 600 gallons. For more information, call 800-543-3626 or visit www.demco-products.com.
Trail King’s Super Hi-Lite Ag Trailer, made in West Fargo, N.D., is designed to haul feed, seed and fertilizer, is available in a continuous belt model. The new design features a continuous 48-inch rubber belt driven by a dual reduction planetary gearbox with a heavy-duty roller chain and steel support. The spring-loaded belt scraper on the underside of the back end of the belt reduces carry back of product under the trailer. The new continuous belt version of the trailer still features the smooth “rolled side” design of its segmented belt predecessor with a thick aluminum body shell and one-piece extruded aluminum main frame. For more information, call 800-762-5557, or visit www.trailking.com.
Reinke Manufacturing, Deshler, Neb., has introduced Ontrac, a line of remote management products providing growers with 24/7 real time monitor and control of their irrigation operation. The product line is designed to integrate into Reinke and non-Reinke machines. Ontrac Radio broadcasts from a base station—a home or office computer—and allows for users to securely access, control and monitor their irrigation systems using any web-enabled device. As part of the Ontrac Radio configuration process, Reinke engineers perform a communication path study to ensure successful operation within the grower’s particular geographical environment. For more information call 866-365-7381 or visit www.reinke.com.
Veteran firefighter Allen Kronebusch knows all about safety equipment; his company, AKE Safety Equipment, manufactures and sells STOP-FYRE, a compact extinguisher filled with a proprietary blend of liquefied gases. The STOP-FYRE is about 12-by-3 inches, light, and easy to use. STOP-FYRE uses a gas that expands when sprayed. It finds the fire and fights it. For more information about the STOP-FYRE, which is made in Rochester, Minn., call 888-673-4734 or visit www.AKE.com.
The corn head for reducing shelling loss under any harvesting condition has released Drago Series II with Kernel Capture Technology. Regardless of harvesting conditions Mother Nature produces, farmers can rely on Drago’s automatic self-adjusting deck pates to harvest more, while losing fewer kernels. For more information, call 888-789-2723 or visit www.dragotec.com.
Hi-Plains Farm Equipment is a full service farm equipment and irrigation dealer in Dodge City, Kan., on South 283 Highway at the U.S. Highway 56 junction (1509 S. Second). With 44 years of experience the dealership also has a large inventory of new and used farm equipment, irrigation sales and service. The company provides service for Zimmatic irrigation systems, CrustBuster, MacDon and Pro-Ag farm equipment and Bad Boy Mowers. For more information call 620-225-0064 or visit hiplainsfarm.com.
An advanced remote control designed by Shur-Co, a Yankton, S.D.-based company, means a user can operate more than 100 different devices from the SMART2 transmitter. The remote senses and displays all of the devices at a range of more than 100 feet, relaying real-time positioning, of the trailer’s electric tarp and hopper tarps. The transmitter does not just open or close, of the trailer’s electric tarp and hopper tarps. The SMART2 has a built-in emergency shut off and safety features. For more information, call 800-474-8756 or visit www.shurco.com.
The Sioux Automation Center’s Roto-Press bagging system offers an effective way to store crops and prevent nutrient loss that occurs in bales, stacks or pits. Roto-Press bagged storage systems can be used for corn, milo, wheat, soybeans, haylage, corn silage, gluten, compost, tankage, brewer’s yeast, by-products, sugar beets and fertilizer. The Roto-Press bag makes starting a new bag much quicker and easier to do and it is capable of accommodating tractors ranging from 80 to 200 horsepower. The Roto-Press has the capability to be towed at highway speeds. Available sizes are in 8-foot, 9-foot and 10-foot models. For more information, call 866-722-1488 or visit siouxautomation.com.