According to the results of the latest Strip-Till Operational Practices Benchmark Study from Strip-Till Farmer, 2023 is set to see a smaller percentage of strip-till farmers purchasing and updating their equipment compared to 2022.
Dawn Equipment will be shifting to offer complete implements, as well as individual units, in the strip-till, cover crop and other low impact ground engaging products formerly marketed as Underground Agriculture.
Dawn Equipment, a manufacturer of conservation tillage attachments and tillage implements, has begun moving into its new factory in South Milwaukee, Wis. The facility is a former Caterpillar manufacturing plant, which Caterpillar moved out of in 2017.
John Deere announced today an alliance with Dawn Equipment Company, Inc., a manufacturer specializing in ground engaging tools and active control systems for planters. The alliance allows John Deere to sell and support Dawn hydraulic-controlled down-force systems, row cleaners, and closing wheels for planters.
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