Matt Hagny

Side-band Fertilizer Openers

by Matt Hagny, freelance agronomic consultant for no-till since ’94; founder & president of Exapta Solutions since ’99. Several companies offer a fertilizer opener that

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Matt Hagny

Cross-Slot The Future of No-till?

An article this past summer (2017) in Corn & Soybean Digest raises this question, and sets forth the reasons that its inventor, John Baker, claims it is. To a large extent, it regurgitates a propaganda barrage from Baker’s PowerPoint presentation without any skepticism or counterpoint. Many of Baker’s claims are preposterous, and his views warped from reality.

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Matt Hagny

Cover Crops: It’s Not Too Late!!

For most of the readership in North America, it’s not too late to establish cereal rye (or triticale). Cereal rye ahead of soybeans is almost a no-brainer. Except in the driest

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exapta

Aricks Bushing Kits

Keeping the firming & closing arm pivots working properly can be a real hassle on the JD 50/60/90 drills. Even after Deere upgraded them circa

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Check Your Mojos

When used in benign conditions, our Mojo Wires have a long life expectancy. However, when flexed to the max, they may start to take on this

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