Find out if your tillage program is working with a compaction tester
Portable soil compaction meter increases your yields and decreases costs by identifying compaction problems quickly. Drive the stainless steel 36"L 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. Eliminates poor plant development, poor soil water management and poor nutrient disbursement by monitoring your soil compaction. Meter has depth marks every 3". Includes 1/2" and 3/4" tips included for use in firm or soft soils. USA made.
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