If you need to rent a drill for wheat or cover crops this fall we’ve got a couple of options for you.

Call (419)447-7073 or email dmizen@conservesenecacounty.com to check the availability and pre-schedule your acres.  

Great Plains No-Till Drill

Two 10′ Great Plains end wheel drills are available for $10/Ac.  One is owned by Seneca County Pheasants Forever and is primarily used for conservation practice mixes.  Tractor is not included in rental.

 

15′ John Deere no-till drill is $12/Ac.

Great Plains Drills:

  • 50 Horsepower needed to pull
  • 10′ planting width
  • One drill is 8″ and the other is 7.5″ row spacing’s, inside seeding chart is marked for corresponding row space of each drill
  • 3 different seeding boxes
    • Regular – wheat, soybeans, rye
    • Warm Season Grass
    • Small seed – alfalfa, clover, some grasses, and conservation practice mixes
  • Pioneer hydraulic ends
  • Chain drive must be engaged on end wheel when planting
  • Hydraulic cylinders locked for transport by pins

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John Deere Drill:

  • 80-100 Horsepower needed to pull
  • 15′ planting width
  • 7.5″ row spaces
  • One seed box
  • 4 JD hydraulic ends required
  • Rear wheel clutch must be manually engaged when planting
  • Hydraulic valve must be opened before planting

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A minimum charge of $50 applies to the JD Drill. A minimum charge of $100 applies to the Great Plains drills.

Pick up and drop off at your farm is available for an additional $50.

A signed rental agreement must be in place before use of the drill.

 

 

 

About Dawn Mizen

As the Financial Coordinator, I spend my time keeping your taxpayer dollars accounted for. I also coordinate many of the District’s annual events, from the photo contest and tree sale to the election and meeting. Number crunching, balancing, communicating and reminding others are what I do. I most enjoy taking pictures of scenery, people and wildlife.

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