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The Top VF Sprayer Tires in 2021

These are the top VF sprayer tires to buy in 2021 to cut down on soil compaction and improve your high-speed road travel.
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Combat Planter Pinch Row Compaction with the Alliance 381 Agriflex+ Planter Tire

Is planter pinch-row compaction crushing your yields? Say goodbye to deep soil compaction with these new VF planter tires.
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Does it Pay to Plant with VF Tires?

Does planting with VF tires on your tractor and planter increase yield? Our 750-acre side-by-side field trial on corn and soybeans indicates the answer is yes.
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The Top Floater Tires for Your Sprayer in 2021

These are the top 5 sprayer flotation tires for protecting your yields and your bottom line in 2021.
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The Best Tires for Spraying All Season Long

Flotation tires, narrow tires, and sprayer duals—Here is how to get the most out of your sprayer tire setup during every season.
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Galileo CupWheel: Is the Next Tire Revolution Here?

The Galileo CupWheel could be the solution you’ve been searching for: A tire that slashes compaction and boosts traction the harder you work it.
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What is the Optimal Percent Slippage for Heavy Pulling?

Do you want 100 percent of your engine’s power transmitted to pulling your implement? As it turns out—no. Having some slippage will actually make you MORE efficient.
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Take a Load off Your Mind with these 7 Grain Cart Tires

Deep soil compaction can have a huge negative impact on your bottom line. Here are the top 7 grain cart tires for lightening your footprint.
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A Detailed Look at Firestone Tractor Tires

Firestone tractor tires are one of the most recognizable brands in the field. Their 23° tread design has made them a traction leader for over 50 years.
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100 Years of Farm Tire Technology

In 1935, about 85% of tractors rode on metal wheels. With a punishing ride and lots of slippage, metal-lugged tractor wheels were far from ideal...
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Why Does My Ripper Pull So Hard?

You are flattening the structure of your soils and driving compaction beyond the point of recovery. Here's how you can stop it.
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5 Steps for Getting the Most Traction Out of Your 4WD Tractor

Spinning your wheels wastes both time and money. Making these simple adjustments and/or upgrades to your 4WD tractor will get it pulling at peak performance.
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Introducing Maxi Traction: A New Angle for Firestone

The Firestone Maxi Traction farm tire lineup features a new tread angle that will replace the 23° tread in select applications. See our detailed review here...
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A Detailed Look at Alliance Combine Tires

Compare the top 5 Alliance combine tires for sale. Choose between the lowest-cost tires or get the very best combine tires for maximizing flotation and traction.
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A Detailed Look at Michelin Combine Tires

Understand the differences between Michelin's combine tires for sale in this detailed comparison of the CerexBib, CerexBib 2, MegaXBib, and MegaXBib 2 combine tires.
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Traction Tips to Pull Through a Wet Season

Tracks are not always the solution for overcoming a wet growing season. Here are 5 things you can do with your tires to improve your flotation and reduce compaction.
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5 Technologies Taking the Pressure Off Your Planter's Pinch Rows

Farmers striving to reduce planter pinch row compaction should look at these 5 emerging technologies to help maximize their yield across all their rows.
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Tires vs. Tracks: Which Creates Less Compaction?

While it’s true that tracks “float” better than tires, they don’t necessarily offer lower soil compaction levels when compared to tires.
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IF/VF Tractor Tires: What Sets Them Apart from Standard Radial Tires?

What is the difference between an IF/VF radial tire and a standard radial tire? IF/VF tires can carry up to 20-40% more weight at the same air pressure or...
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How to Reduce Soil Compaction to Inflate Your Yields

Reduce soil compaction and increase your tractor's performance and farm's yields with these 3 ag tire technologies.