Farming Innovation at Work: Part II

The Colemans of Dillon County have finished their mini sprayer and have already used it to apply fertilizer to over 200 acres of wheat in soft fields.

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The boom is 30 ft. and the sprayer is set up for variable rate application.

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Here is a view of one of the rear tracks sitting in a wet spot in the corner of a field.  A full-sized sprayer would have made some rather noticeable ruts and could have gotten bogged down, but this little guy took off like there was nothing to it.

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Here is Caleb cruising right through a wet spot on the edge of a field.

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Now that the Colemans have just about finished up spraying wheat, they are considering reconfiguring the boom to spray small research plots.  Here is a video of the sprayer in action.

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