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Farm Tires: An Important Agronomy Decision

Tires aren’t just big, round, and rubber: They are an agronomy decision that can either support your operation’s profitability or undercut it at every turn.
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Tires vs. Tracks: Which Creates Less Compaction?

While it’s true that tracks “float” better than tires, modern radial tires are better at protecting your fields from compaction when compared to tracks.
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5 Ways to Boost the Traction of Your 4WD Tractor

Get a grip on traction problems with these 5 strategies geared to your 4WD tractor.
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New Corn & Soybean Yield Study Puts Pressure on High Tire Pressure

New corn and soybean study explores the link between tire pressure and yield.
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5 Technologies Taking the Pressure Off Your Planter's Pinch Rows

Battle pinch row compaction and reclaim lost yields with these 5 technologies.
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The Top Floater Tires for Your Sprayer in 2022

Avoid compaction and protect your profitability: upgrade to IF/VF sprayer floater tires.
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The Top VF Sprayer Tires in 2022

These are the best VF-rated sprayer tires for improving the fuel economy, handling, and flotation of your sprayer.
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Roll Your Way To Bigger Yields with IF/VF Tires

IF & VF radial tires crush compaction and boost your yields by putting a larger, longer footprint on the ground.
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What happens when you’re literally spinning your wheels in the field?

These are the Top 10 Tires to Maximize Traction in 2022, from Michelin, Trelleborg, Alliance, Firestone, and Pirelli.
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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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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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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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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.