Turf Magazine - March, 2013

PRODUCT FOCUS

Seeders

Whether you're fertilizing, topdressing, seeding a lawn area or more, we have the equipment you're looking for in this month's product focus.

You should always make sure to research equipment before you buy, and here is the perfect place to start, as we have done the research for you! Find out about the different models out there so you can be sure to get the best unit for your needs.

And, remember, you can find additional information about the companies highlighted in red by visiting their advertisements in this issue.

<h3>Bannerman</h3> - <a target="_blank" href="http://www.sportsturfmagic.com">www.sportsturfmagic.com</a>

Bannerman

The three-point hitch no-till disc seeder features twin-row, spring-mounted disks on 2-inch centers, front adjustable roller to control seeding depth, rear drum roller that closes soil around the seed, and more.

www.sportsturfmagic.com

<h3>Earth & Turf</h3> - <a target="_blank" href="http://www.earthandturf.com">www.earthandturf.com</a>

Earth & Turf

The Model 24D TruFlow push-type topdresser features a 3-cubic-foot capacity, 8-inch-diameter dispersal drum, 24-inch-wide spreading pattern and adjustable front gate opening. Simple, four-wheel design.

www.earthandturf.com

<h3>Earthway</h3> - <a target="_blank" href="http://www.earthway.com">www.earthway.com</a>

Earthway

The 2750 Seeder/Spreader features a "rocking agitator," spread widths of up to 20 feet, and a heavy-duty water-resistant zippered nylon bag with bag supports. Holds up to 15 pounds.

www.earthway.com

<h3>Exmark</h3> - <a target="_blank" href="http://www.exmark.com">www.exmark.com</a>

Exmark

The 20-inch Slicer Seeder verticuts, dethatches and overseeds with each pass. Features a 40-pound seed hopper and large-diameter mixer that regulates seed flow based on ground seed for even seed delivery.

www.exmark.com

<h3>First Products</h3> - <a target="_blank" href="http://www.1stproducts.com">www.1stproducts.com</a>

First Products

The First Products Seeda-vator uses its unique vibrating action to prepare the ground creating the perfect seedbed, which usually gives the contractor a 30 percent quicker grow-in.

www.1stproducts.com

<h3>Spyker Spreaders</h3> - <a target="_blank" href="http://www.spyker.com">www.spyker.com</a>

Spyker Spreaders

The 12-pound Pro Series Electric Spreader features variable speed control to adjust coverage up to 25 feet, hopper screen and cover, and 12-volt DC motor. Compatible with ATVs, UTVs and zero-radius mowers.

www.spyker.com

<h3>Toro</h3> - <a target="_blank" href="http://www.toro.com">www.toro.com</a>

Toro

The 18-inch mechanical slit seeder easily converts into a power rake with optional accessories. The unit weighs 170 pounds, is 27.5 inches wide and has a transfer height of 23 inches with handle folded.

www.toro.com

<h3>Turbo Technologies</h3> - <a target="_blank" href="http://www.turboturf.com">www.turboturf.com</a>

Turbo Technologies

The HARV and HARV-E series feature a 25 hp Kohler Command Pro engine, hydraulic reversible agitator, gear pump for heavy slurries and a poly tank. Available in 500-, 750- and 1,000-gallon models.

www.turboturf.com

<h3>TurfEx</h3> - <a target="_blank" href="http://www.trynexfactory.com">www.trynexfactory.com</a>

TurfEx

The 12-cubic-foot capacity TS- 1200GR ground-drive spreader is equipped with a manual flow gate and includes a 12-inch steel spinner with adjustable fins. Spreads a variety of material, including seed.

www.trynexfactory.com


Turf's April issue will feature a Product Focus to Compact Tractors & Attachments and Pull-Behind Mowers.