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Compaction Mitigation Optimization

Oct 11, 2021

Video: Compaction Mitigation Optimization

In this video witness, a JD 8245R pulling a disc ripper primary tillage tool. Deep tilling is a strategy designed to remove compaction from the soil. Compacted soils prevent healthy root growth and nutrient uptake. On this AGinvest farm, soils have been compacted from the act of installing drainage tile earlier in the year. The key to this operation is to complete the act of deep tilling when the soil is dry.