[Market-farming] Rotor Tiller

Tom at Limerock limerock at thirdplanet.net
Wed Nov 14 07:11:21 EST 2007


I'm guessing you want this three foot tiller to go on a midsize tractor???

If not, find a used Simplicity.  We have an AC 919 (old Simplicity made from 
steel) with hydraulic lift and a newer 36" tiller that we use on our aisles 
of plastic-planted crops. Only thing it is used for.

Tom


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Willie McKemie" <mf at austinfarm.org>
To: "Market Farming" <market-farming at lists.ibiblio.org>
Sent: Wednesday, November 14, 2007 5:33 AM
Subject: Re: [Market-farming] Rotor Tiller


> On Tue, Nov 13, 2007 at 09:24:48PM -0500, Allan Balliett wrote:
>> >I guess you're thinking of tilling
>> >between rows?  Might you be better off with a small disk instead?
>>
>> Willie - Can you explain how this would work?
>
> No, I'm not sure what Bill wants to use a 30"-36" 3-point tiller for.
> But, whatever it is, I think a narrow disk might serve better.
> I know Bill has a high clearance tractor that will go over 20"+ crops
> and it can be set up pretty narrow.  But, I don't believe it can be set
> up for 30"-36" to go between, rather than over, crops.
>
> In short, I don't yet know why anyone would want a tiller (or a disk)
> that is narrower than the tractor.  I'm sure Bill will enlighten us.
>
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