Find out if your tillage program is working with a compaction tester
Increase your yields and decrease costs by identifying compaction problems quickly with this portable meter. Drive the stainless steel 36" probe into the ground with constant even pressure. Color coded dial display reads in pounds per square inch of pressure it takes to penetrate your soil. Eliminate poor plant development, poor soil water management and poor nutrient disbursement by monitoring your soil compaction. Meter has depths marks every three inches. ½" and ¾" tips included for use in firm or soft soils. USA made.
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