ROTARY CUTTERS—Land Pride introduces the RCF30 Series and RCF36 Series Rotary Cutters, available in 96-inch or 10-foot cutting widths. Both series offer 3-point, pull-type and semi-mount models, blade tip speeds of more than 17,000 fpm, flat-top, 10-gauge decks with one-quarter-inch side skirts and optional front and rear guarding. The RCF30 medium-duty cutter is designed for tractors up to 110 hp and features a 2.5-inch cutting capacity. The heavy-duty RCF36 fits tractors up to 120 hp and has a 3-inch cutting capacity. For more information, call a local Land Pride dealer, or visit www.landpride.com.
UTILITY TRACTORS—The Case IH Farmall 100A Series tractors join the Farmall A, B and C utility tractors as an ultra-value option in the Case IH utility tractor lineup. Available in four models these tractors offer 90 to 115 PTO horsepower. The come standard with a three-point hitch that has a lift capacity of up to 7,200 pounds. A fixed-displacement pump hydraulic system offers a total hydraulic flow of 31 gpm. Their 4.5-liter engineson the 110A and 120A and the 6.7-liter engine on the 125A and 140A use mechanical fuel injection to trigger both turbocharged engines. An 8x8 power shuttle transmission comes standard, ideal for loader work. For more information, call a local Case IH dealer, or visit www.caseih.com.
TELEHANDLER—The CAT TL1255C Telehandler has a maximum lift capacity of 12,000 pounds and a maximum lift height of 54.3 feet. The TL1255C is ideal for general construction and industrial markets. The high strength boom enables the TL1255C to handle job site loads and its large box sections can handle the demands of the side tilt and swing carriages. Its Cat power shift transmission has 4 forward and 3 reverse gears. It has clutch modulation fitted as standard, resulting in smooth gear change and increased operator comfort. For more information, call a local CAT dealer or visit www.cat.com/requestCatinfo.
New silage corn hybrids available for 2013
Mycogen Seeds is adding nine new SILAGE-SPECIFIC BMR and TMF corn silage hybrids to its 2013 lineup, including seven with SmartStax trait technology.
"Mycogen Seeds is excited to offer a selection of corn silage hybrids that excel in a variety of agronomic environments while offering excellent yield potential and the ability to maximize milk production," said Greg Cannon, Mycogen Seeds forage portfolio marketing leader. "Our BMR silage hybrids feature the bm3 gene, which delivers superior digestibility and is proven to increase milk production in multiple university trials."
With strong agronomics, good stress tolerance and HERCULEX XTRA Insect Protection, F2F346 is a 94-day BMR hybrid. It has semi-flexible ears and yields well with moderate to moderately high plant populations. F2F346 is a medium-tall silage corn with excellent tonnage and neutral detergent fiber digestibility (NDFD) scores.
One of seven new TMF silage hybrids with SmartStax, TMF2Q308 is an attractive 91-day medium-tall hybrid offering excellent husk coverage and consistent ear fill. TMF2Q308 is a reliable yielder and is adapted to a wide range of soil types. This product is an excellent silage corn choice for dairy rations.
TMF2Q413 is a tall, 96-day hybrid with high tonnage potential. TMF2Q413 comes with a strong agronomic package, including HERCULEX I Insect Protection. This silage corn hybrid has flexible ears and delivers excellent forage quality. TMF2Q413 features very good early season vigor and excellent ear fill and husk coverage.
TMF2Q427, a 96-day SmartStax TMF silage corn hybrid, features semi-flexible ears and excellent emergence. This tall, full-canopy corn features very good early season vigor and excellent NDFD scores. TMF2Q427 offers excellent ear fill and husk coverage.
TMF2R447 is a tall SmartStax hybrid with medium ear placement. This 98-day corn silage hybrid features excellent emergence and very good early season vigor.
A 101-day corn silage hybrid, TMF2L538 features tall plants with semi-flexible ears and moderately soft kernels. With SmartStax trait combination, TMF2L538 is an excellent companion to the popular TMF2L533 and delivers both high forage yield and high forage quality.
With a 110-day relative maturity, TMF2R718 is a tall corn silage hybrid featuring flexible ears and moderately soft kernels. TMF2R718 has excellent drought resistance and offers good performance at low to high plant populations.
TMF2H747 is a tall, medium-canopy hybrid with very high tonnage potential. With SmartStax trait combination, this 113-day corn offers above- and below-ground protection from insect damage. TMF2H747 does well in high-yielding environments from east to west.
Well adapted to the California and Southwest corn silage markets, TMF2H919 is a full-season product featuring SmartStax technology. With a relative maturity of 123 days, TMF2H919 has flexible ears and moderately hard kernels.
The new SILAGE-SPECIFIC corn hybrids from Mycogen Seeds give forage producers access to the latest insect protection and herbicide-tolerant trait technologies. The SmartStax trait combination available in the lineup of MYCOGEN brand SILAGE-SPECIFIC corn hybrids offers growers the broadest spectrum of insect protection with multiple modes of action. SmartStax technology also allows growers to reduce refuge acres from 20 percent to 5 percent and plant more acres to high-yielding hybrids.
For more information, circle D on the Reader Reply Coupon, contact your local Mycogen Seeds dealer or sales representative, or visit www.MYCOGEN.com.
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