Steps to Take to Prepare Your Sprayer for Storage for the winter

  Winter is coming! Harvest is winding down and the winter months are right around the corner with that said comes preparing your sprayer for next spring.  Big Ag has your steps to take to get your sprayer ready for protecting it from the effects of snow, rain, sun and wind. Clean Your Sprayer Make sure you clean and rinse the outside of the sprayer … Continue reading Steps to Take to Prepare Your Sprayer for Storage for the winter

5 Things to Consider with Managing Machinery and Equipment

When running a farm operation, machinery and equipment are vital to get tasks done.  Those tasks could be anything from producing crops to raising animals.  Having proper machinery and equipment management can improve the performance of your operation and increase income.   Efficient machinery management means having the right size and type of equipment ready to do the job at the right time for the least … Continue reading 5 Things to Consider with Managing Machinery and Equipment

Farmers Showing Off Their First Day of Harvest Pictures

With the school year underway and people posting first day of school pictures of their kids Fastline thought, what better way to jump start harvest season with some first day of harvest pictures.  Check out these shots these dedicated farmers sent to us to celebrate the first day of harvest. (Credit: Andrew H.) (Credit: Garrett J.) (Credit: Harlan H.) (Credit: Jarrod T.) (Credit: Harley S.) … Continue reading Farmers Showing Off Their First Day of Harvest Pictures

7 Aspects to Consider when Buying a Grain Dryer

As harvest approaches, a grain dryer will be needed for farmers to dry their grains from corn to wheat.  If you are in the market for a new or used grain dryer here are some things to consider before making that purchase. 1.Choose the right dryer There are a number of things to look at when choosing the best dryer for your operation. Capacity would … Continue reading 7 Aspects to Consider when Buying a Grain Dryer

6 Things to Look at When Performing a Pre-Harvest Inspection on Your Combine

With harvest season quickly approaching, now would be the time to do a pre harvest inspection on your combine.  This would avoid any headaches such as lost time and money and the guess work on whether or not any parts even need to be replaced.  Now is the time to check if your combine has built up mud from wet weather or even dust in … Continue reading 6 Things to Look at When Performing a Pre-Harvest Inspection on Your Combine