If the idea of installing drainage tile has you thinking of calling a professional, having your own tile plow can help you tackle the task yourself. With a tractor and a used tile plow, you can tile your own land efficiently and save money on equipment rental fees. Make Fastline your first choice for the used tilling and ditching equipment you need at a price you can afford.
When you're browsing the listings for used tile plows for sale, keep a few points about tilling in mind. First, consider the typography of your land, the type of crops you intend to grow, and the type of soil present. According to the American Society of Agricultural Engineers and their evaluation of corrugated plastic tubing installation, the maximum level of allowable variation in grade is 1/10 ft. Also think about how much tile you have to install and whether the plows you're considering can stand up to the topographic conditions on your property.
For those who want to clean roadside ditches or direct pooling water away from crops, you might want to consider a used ditcher for sale. You'll find ditchers available in both offset and vertical rotary models. Vertical rotary ditchers are ideal for creating ditches in wet areas or handling dry conditions. Offset rotary ditchers do well in wet conditions and dig ditches to improve water drainage for various crops and soil types. Offset models eliminate the need to straddle a ditch during cleaning.
Buying a used ditcher or used tile plow for sale is a large investment, and doing your research first will ensure your equipment purchase is an informed one. With Fastline, you can access one of the Internet's largest databases for used tile plows and ditchers, along with photos and the ability to ask questions by emailing the sellers directly.