Midwest Farm And Livestock Directory | Oct. 2012
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Now you can read the Farm and Livestock Directory every month at www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com Livestock Directory Your first choice for agricultural information. Volume 19, Issue 10 OCTOBER 2012 Clearing The Way HLA has a full line-up of blades suitable for equipment from 20 HP right up to 200 HP. "From sidewalks to estates to commercial clearing we have a blade that will fit your needs," confidently states Paul Horst of HLA. "At HLA we know snow; our product line includes angle blades, bucket mount pushers, v-blades and our versatile SnowWings." New additions to our team are the High Volume Snow Buckets and a new line of Scatter Shot Broadcast Spreaders. With a capacity of one and a half yards, the HS200 has you covered. The Double Shot combines two of our rugged hoppers onto a single frame providing twice the bang for the buck. Snow Wing-- Actuator Tough One of the most unique features of the HLA SnowWing is its rotary actuated endplates. This ingenious patented system allows the operator to independently control the endplates in a full 180 degree rotation. Now you can convert your blade from box to angle and add an extra 6 feet of clearing width. Scatter Shot-- Take Aim at Ice HLA makes it easy for professionals with the introduction of the Scatter Shot. These broadcast spreaders make short work of your spreading tasks when there's snow on the ground and when there's not. Made of durable galvanized steel, the Scatter Shot can handle what it dishes out. From sand to salt, the internal agitators prevent the material from clumping or building up on the walls -- ensuring you get the most out of every load. Hydraulic powered models feature easy to use self-loading hoppers. These tilt similar to a bucket allowing material to be scooped directly into the hopper. Goodbye Tire Damage All blades that angle and have rotating endplates have potential to cause tire damage, and that's why HLA developed our Patented Tire Protection System. This adjustable system automatically rotates the endplates away from the tire if there is the potential for collision. Call 1-866-567-4162 to let HLA Snow help you clear the way. The HS100 is a single hopper broadcast spreader with a half yard capacity. Ideal for skid steers and small tractors, the HS100 runs off hydraulic or PTO power. Capable of spreading up to 40 feet the HS100 can be easily adapted to sidewalks with the addition of an optional sidewalk shield that will limit the spread to 3 feet. October 2012 www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com | Visit www.hlasnow.com or www.hlaattachments.com Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | 800-622-8836 A1 The popularity of radiant floor heat and sales are rising each year, and more and more consumers are adding radiant floor heating systems to their projects and improvements. Radiant floor heat creates some questions when first starting. In this article series we will explain the key points of radiant floor heat, and give you the confidence to start including radiant floor heat in your projects. �by LES GRAHAM Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory Your first choice for agricultural information. Five Star Publishing, Inc. publishes The Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory, The Southern Farm & Livestock Directory, The Eastern Farm & Livestock Directory and The Contractors Equipment Directories. 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Hydronic Radiant Floor Heat 101 � What are the advantages of radiant floor heat? � Radiant Floor heat is proven to be the most efficient way to heat a building. Compared to forced air heating it is approx 30% better. � Even heat distribution � the whole floor is a giant radiator � Out of sight � tubing is buried in the concrete or under floor. No bulky duct work, baseboard, ceiling tube convectors, or cast iron radiators. � Quiet � no loud fans, pinging baseboard, etc. � Radiant floor heat is better for people with allergies � Very low maintenance and cleaning � duct work and tube convectors need cleaning. BELOW: Radiant floor works well with decorative concrete. Farmers love the efficiency of radiant floor heat. part one Slab design considerations when using radiant floor heat? The main consideration is the use of insulation � both under the slab horizontally, and vertically installed around the perimeter. The perimeter insulation needs to have an R � value of 10. Generally, this is done with 2'' blue or pink poly-styrene. If possible, incorporate this 2'' foam as part of the original concrete forms. This can save hand digging later, which can undermine a monolithic slab. The thickness of the slab does not have to change because of radiant floor heat. The base you normally use under does not need to be changed. (Personally speaking, I like to see a 6 mil. vapor barrier under the slab.) Do I need to insulate under the slab? You need to consider insulation under the slab. Don't be fooled by the statement, heat rises'. Heat does NOT rise � it travels in all directions. Hot air rises! Generally speaking, you should always insulate a project 2000 square feet or smaller with an R-value of 5 � 10. On larger projects consider the dampness of the soil below. If you are high and dry, then you can consider zero insulation or insulate the first 6-8 feet in from outer edge. If the water table is high in an area, then insulation under the whole area becomes necessary. Under concrete there is no benefit or need for reflective type insulation. Where is the tubing placed in the concrete? The tubing can go in the middle or at the bottom of the concrete � both have advantages. When placed in the middle of the concrete, the heat is delivered a little faster, thus allowing for a slight gain in efficiency. Snowmelt systems should always be installed in the middle of the slab. When placing tubing in the middle of the concrete keep in mind that with shops you need a minimum of 1-1/2 inches of concrete above the tubing. Homes require a minimum of �-inch above. 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The Need for Grain Moisture Testers in the Agricultural Industry This season's precious grain harvest needs to be checked for moisture content before it can be sold for a profit, as every farmer knows. Moisture has the ability to cripple a whole year's worth of harvest if it is not checked from time to time. In fact, ignoring such a critical issue can actually lead to: � Additional costs if the harvested grain is wetter than is acceptable and needs to be dried before it can be sold. Loss of value for dried grain since it has to be sold for less than its marketable value. Spoiling the grain if it happens to be wet and is stored under low temperatures or drying bins. Needless to say, a grain moisture tester is invaluable when it comes to preserving the value of your crop and ensuring that it sells for what it is worth. happen. A farmer can end up selling his grain for less than half what it was actually worth because his grain tester shows that the moisture content is through the roof. A battery that is low in power will operate no differently so make sure that you have it replaced once a year. Also make sure that you take the battery out when the device isn't in use. Attempting to test your grain's moisture content before it has even been harvested will not give you accurate results. Therefore it is best that you sample shelled grain that has already been harvested. In order to cover a wider area, pick the grain from several plants and mix them together in a container before testing it for moisture. Make sure that you get at least three readings for an accurate estimate. Add three or four more points to the reading and you are good to go. Getting Accurate Readings with Elevator Testing If you are still not satisfied with your readings you can always compare them to your grain elevator or mill's readings. For this you will need to check your grain samples a total of three times with your grain tester for an approximate reading. Do the same with the elevator or mill tester. Comparing samples from an elevator and portable tester is efficient since it will provide you grain samples with �by Carrie Matola, AgraTronix varying levels of moisture content. Make sure that the containers you keep the grain in before testing is sealed tight especially if you want to take the samples home and throw them back in the elevator afterwards. Your tester needs to be checked out if both of the readings differ by more than 1.0 points. This estimate is for dry grain. The average difference for wet grain should not be more than 1.5 points. You can have your chosen grain tester analyzed by a professional service provider on an annual basis in order to ensure that it guarantees accurate readings. Your harvest (and not to mention your profit margin) depends on it. Test 5 to 10 more samples for good measure for a short term alternative. Go with the Flow Better yet, sample the grain when it is being unloaded from a vehicle. How do you do that? Collect samples in a bucket every 50 bushels or so. When the vehicle is emptied out, mix the grain in the bucket thoroughly. After that, take out a specific amount for the moisture test. Remember, it is important that you mix the grain before scooping out a sample to be tested. The moisture content might differ throughout. In other words, taking off a few inches off the top without mixing it will not continued on page A9 � 2. � � How to Use your Grain Tester Before checking your grain for moisture content, first make sure that your moisture analyzer is in good working order. In other words, ensure that the battery is working, charged and ready to go. Remember, a tester with a faulty battery will show inaccurate readings. This is not something that you can afford to 3. Types of Portable Grain Moisture Testers The management of moisture content takes precedence when it comes to perishable crops like grain. In other words, state of the art equipment is necessary when it comes to getting readings that are accurate especially during the wet season. Shown at the top left hand of this page are devices from Agtronix. 1. 08125 MT- PROTM Portable Grain Moisture Tester: This particular grain tester from AgraTronix is great for nighttime tests since it comes with a backlit display. It also boasts of a Multilanguage display (languages vary from English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Swedish and Portuguese) while its high frequency circuit guarantees accuracy. 2. 09110 Portable Grain Kit - MT-PROTM with Grain Scale: Of course, you can settle for this portable grain kit if you want to go all out. The MT-PROTM kit comes complete with a hanging grain weight scale, MT-PROTM grain moisture tester, operating manual as well as a storage case for easy transport. The 15.5 inch long hanging grain weight scale in particular is designed to help you measure the percentage of moisture in samples of grain as well as the lbs. per bushel. It has a test range 15 to 70 lbs. per bushel and 20 to 90 kg per hectoliters. 3. 08155 MT-16TM Portable Grain Moisture Tester: The MT-16TM grain tester is designed for measuring 16 varieties of seeds and grains in both dried as well as the stored variety. The device is controlled by a microprocessor that requires no additional conversions for moisture readings. Its moisture range for corn is anywhere between 5 to 40% and 5 to 35% for other types of grains. 4. October 2012 4. 09110 Portable Grain Kit - MT-PROTM with Grain Scale: Of course, you can settle for this portable grain kit if you want to go all out. The MT-PROTM kit comes complete with a hanging grain weight scale, MT-PROTM grain moisture tester, operating manual as well as a storage case for easy transport. The 15.5 inch long hanging grain weight scale in particular is designed to help you measure the percentage of moisture in samples of grain as well as the lbs. per bushel. It has a test range 15 to 70 lbs. per bushel and 20 to 90 kg per hectoliters. www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com | Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | 800-622-8836 A3 �what's new Square balers from case add capacity, efficiency and functional, modern style to haying operations It's not often that a familiar silhouette changes so dramatically: Case IH has redesigned the new LB4 Series large square baler for both style and function. The new design changes encompass both internal and external changes that make the new LB4 series large square balers significantly more efficient than previous models. "We are very excited about the performance of this new baler series," says Brett DeVries, Case IH Hay and Forage Marketing Manager. DeVries continued: "The goal is to help producers maximize short baling windows. The new design has increased capacity by as much as 20 percent." Inside, the LB4 Series balers feature a new, high-inertia flywheel that is 19 percent larger than previous models and results in improved performance in uneven windrows. The new, high-capacity pickup features a roller windguard, feedassist roller and faster rpm's to maximize crop flow into the baler. The gearbox runs at an astonishing 48 strokes per minute to put crop through the machine quicker and more efficiently. "The high-speed baling means producers can get more done in a day without compromising bale density or shape," says DeVries. As for the sleek new look? The new curved design allows the baler to shed debris more easily. "Case IH has always had an industry-leading double knotter assembly. The reliable, heavy-duty direct-drive knotters provide outstanding reliability, minimizing mistties," says DeVries. Many other parts of the baler have been reinforced for better wear and longer life, including the all-new, heavy-duty frame on the pickup and reel. "The LB4 large square baler has been put to the test, baling more than 200,000 bales, and it has excelled in all kinds of crops and conditions," says DeVries. Together, the new design elements create a product that is not only more efficient and reliable but also is easier to use and maintain. The baler is 2 feet narrower, allowing for better visibility around the baler and easier transport. Most major service points can be accessed by opening just one easyopen service door at ground-level, reducing complexity and maintenance time. The new KIOTI RX6010PC model tractor boasts a hydraulic shuttle transmission versus the synchro shuttle transmission offered on the RX6010C. The hydraulic shuttle provides the operator with the ability to change direction with the quick flip of a Power Shuttle Lever, eliminating the need to stop the tractor and step on the clutch to change direction. Continuous operation increases efficiency and delivers greater productivity when using the KIOTI RX6010PC. The tractor is equipped with a wet multi-plate clutch system to support the intended rigorous and continuous use of the tractor. In addition to the ability to change direction with the push 800-622-8836 | The LB4 large square balers also come equipped with steering sensors that interface with the intuitive AFS Pro 700 display to more efficiently help producers build the perfect hay bale. ������������������������������������������������� universal Skid Steer Adapter for compact pin-on loaders Worksaver, Inc. introduces the Universal Skid Steer Adapter to allow the use of skid steer type attachments for compact tractors up to 40 hp. with pin-on type loaders. The adapter is 54" wide x 17" high and features an all welded design with plated handles, springs and locks. With the universal skid steer adapter, loaders on compact tractors with pin-on buckets can now be updated with the popular skid steer attaching method. Customers can also easily switch attachments between a skid steer loader and compact tractor loader. This adapter can be paired with a pin-on bracket set for compact tractors to complete the unit. ������������������������������������������������� of a lever, the RX6010PC delivers an easier-to-handle loader experience. The telescoping Category II three-point hitch, which can be controlled directly from the operator's station with a single-lever joystick, provides 3,710 pounds of lifting power, 24" aft of hitch. Standard quick-attach dual remotes are located near the three-point hitch. Mid-mounted hydraulic remotes are also standard for running front-end tools. The RX6010PC houses a 59-horsepower turbocharged Daedong diesel engine that is both powerful and fuel-efficient. KIOTI's parent company, Daedong Industrial Company, Ltd., designs and builds its own engines, as well the other major components and systems on all KIOTI tractors, a practice the company has branded "The Power of 1TM" manufacturing process. Manufacturing in this manner results in a better fit and finish, and optimal operating efficiencies on every KIOTI tractor built. On top of the 59-horsepower provided by the Daedong diesel engine, an additional 49.1-horsepower at 540 RPM is supplied by the standard independent rear PTO, giving the RX6010PC the ability to run a wide range of implements and attachments. The RX6010PC's front-end and hood design offers a onetouch control release to simplify and speed up routine service and maintenance. A deluxe cab with a wide-range of comfort features is standard. A flat deck provides a productive work environment which is enhanced by amenities like an AM/FM stereo with CD player, cup holders and a 12-volt power outlet for plug-ins. The 12-speed transmission allows for travel up to 19 mph in either forward or reverse. Additional standard features include an adjustable tilt steering wheel, responsive power steering and wet multi-disc brakes, electric over hydraulic four-wheel drive and rear differential lock, for superior traction over the toughest ground conditions. ������������������������������������������������� kiOti rX6010Pc utility tractor offers power shuttle for ease of use and greater comfort KIOTI Tractor set the bar high last year with the launch of its high-performance RX6010C, a durable 59-horsepower utility tractor. However, with the introduction of its new RX6010PC model earlier this month, the company raised the bar even higher. kinze introduces iSObuS electronics capability Kinze Manufacturing, Inc. announces a new option for its planters: ISOBUS-compatibility. This capability allows easy "plug and play" operation with any ISO-compatible tractor, including those sold by John Deere with GreenStarTM Displays. With this interconnectivity, farmers do not have to change monitors, displays, wiring harnesses, or electrical connectors with different implements from different manufacturers. The vehicle and equipment electronics speak the same language, enabling simpler operation than ever before. With ISO compatibility, one monitor in the tractor cab can run both the planter and the tractor, saving room in the cab and money on a second monitor, not to mention the time it takes to install a second monitor. Kinze's new technology means any ISOBUS-equipped tractor can be quickly connected using the ISOBUS standard tractor/ implement connectors. The user interface presented to the operator is the same, regardless of the brand of tractor or virtual terminal. Additionally, all planter settings are saved on the planter, so switching between tractors becomes a nonissue. "This new standard will bring even more convenience to farmers," said Susanne (Kinzenbaw) Veatch, vice president and chief marketing officer for Kinze. "We understand the A4 Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com October 2012 what's new� importance of enabling efficiency and simplicity especially during planting, and ISO-compatibility will make an outstanding difference in giving more time back to farmers." ������������������������������������������������� The newly redesigned Surveyor cab features more interior space, increased glass area, a new overhead control panel, improved interior dome and armrest lights, an exterior step light, and relocated external cab lights. The air-ride, 40-degree swivel seat provides a 180-degree field of vision, preventing neck strain. "Case IH Titan 30 Series floaters are easier than ever to use," says Lehmann. "Application control switches are ergonomically placed on a console to the operator's right, with the most commonly used controls placed on the control lever for simple, one-handed operation." Designed for Solid Performance Performance and productivity for any floater rests on the frame's structural integrity. The Titan 30 Series floaters are designed to withstand the most demanding field conditions. The frames are built of rectangular, cross-section steel tubing and are continuously welded, not just bolted together. This gives floaters maximum frame strength, protecting mounted components from stress cracking. Welded-in torsion tubes, plus top and bottom doublers in key stress areas, combine to form a rigid frame that easily carries heavy loads. The floaters contain large rear axles rated at 34,000 pounds with a wheel-end planetary and twospeed air-shift. This ruggedness helps the chassis handle the demands of day-in, day-out spreading and spraying over tough terrain. "Case IH Titan 30 Series floaters are also designed for ease of service, offering easy access to check fluids, batteries, tanks and air system components," says Lehmann. In addition, the new 30 Series offers two applicator options to deliver accurate and even application with less waste, the 610 Liquid System or the 810 Flex-AirTM applicator. "The 810 Flex-Air applicator offers superior, precise fertilizer and nutrient placement that Case IH applicators are known More Horsepower & increased Fuel Efficiency Titan 30 Series floaters are available in four configurations, with three- or four-wheels and the option of 330 or 400 horsepower. These floaters also feature the new Case IH FPT 8.7-liter engine, offering 8 to 9 percent more horsepower than previous models. The diesel engines are designed to handle heavy engine loads while delivering optimum fuel efficiency and meeting Tier 4 standards. Case IH's Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) emissions solution operates outside the engine, allowing the engine to be tuned for maximum power and performance while still achieving compliance. This simple design also leads to improved fuel economy and engine durability. "These machines meet all professional applicators' for," Lehmann says. "The Case IH Titan 30 Series simply provides greater power and comfort to help producers get the application completed with an uncomplicated, efficient systems." ������������������������������������������������� The ACCENT buildings are ideal for protecting your valuable toys or equipment from the harsh elements. Whether it's for 4-wheelers, golf carts or RV and boat storage, the options are endless. The ACCENT building can be customized to suit your needs with doors, ends and various foundations options. BRITESPAN Building Systems is a provider of pre-engineered, steel truss framed fabric covered buildings for agricultural, commercial and government applications as well as non engineered single arch lines. ������������������������������������������������� new case ih titan 30 Series floaters offer best technology for maximum productivity Case IH is proud to welcome the new TitanTM 30 Series floaters to its Efficient Power family. These floaters are both more powerful and more efficient than previous models and feature the newly redesigned SurveyorTM cab with accurate controls to help producers maximize inputs. "The enhanced performance and efficiency of Titan 30 Series floaters means operators can cover more acres with less fuel," says Ken Lehmann, Case IH Application Equipment Sales and Marketing Manager. "With improved ruggedness and efficiency, these floaters are designed to perform in tough conditions." Premium radiant Pex-Al-Pex Radiant Outfitters is the official importer of Henco's Belgium made Pex-Al-Pex. Henco uses the lastest technology when extruding this premium tubing. It is the only Pex-Al-Pex with a butt weld verses an overlap weld. This gives it the highest pressure and temperature ratings on the market. The butt weld also allows the Pex to stay uniform thickness both inside and out. The coefficient of linear thermal expansion is 7-8 times better than regular Pex. The aluminum sleeve creates a 100% oxygen barrier and aids in the ease of layout of the tubing. Henco is approved to the standard ASTM 1281 and is available in I.D. of �'', 5/8'', �'', & 1''. briteSPAn building Systems introduces the Accent building series BRITESPAN Building Systems is growing again, adding another building to their current product line. The new building series, called the "ACCENT" is less expensive versus the truss style buildings and has nice vertical side walls for great storage capacity. There are 2 different styles of the ACCENT buildings available: a 26' wide low clearance and a 28' wide high clearance. The high clearance model provides over 18' clearance to the center of the building. These building can be constructed to any length needed and can be easily expanded. qualifications: increased power, better fuel efficiency and maximized inputs," says Lehmann. More Comfortable Cab & Easier Controls Because operators are often in the field for long days and even longer nights, comfort is of utmost importance. That's why Case IH Titan 30 Series floaters are equipped to help operators work more hours without efficiency-robbing fatigue. October 2012 www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com | Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | 800-622-8836 A5 �what's new kohler introduces new 999cc cArb compliant engine Kohler� Engines has launched a 999cc California Air Resources Board (CARB) compliant engine, which incorporates a Secondary Air Injection (SAI) system to meet the latest emissions standards in all 50 U.S. states. Kohler's unique SAI system injects air into the engine's exhaust manifold to significantly minimize pollutants and enhance overall engine performance. The powerful and easy-to-maintain new 999cc is ideal for use in a wide range of commercial applications, including agricultural tractors, lawn tractors, pumps, rollers, generators and other power equipment. coating fortified with new, heavy duty resin technology that provides the increased traction. It works well on interior or exterior concrete surfaces such as walkways, steps, ramps, pool decks and other areas that need improved traction. It is not recommended for use on garage floors, parking areas or decks. ������������������������������������������������� "Twin-row crop production is increasing in popularity due to the potential yield advantages by narrowing corn rows," says Bill Hoeg, Case IH Planter Sales and Marketing Manager in North America. "Case IH Twin-Row planters allow producers to increase plant populations without having to make any new investments or major modifications to existing harvesting or spraying equipment. Essentially, you change your planter and everything else remains the same as it was with 30-inch, 36-inch, 38-inch or 40-inch rows." The concept involves staggering seed in two rows, eight inches apart on 30-inch, 36-inch, 38-inch or 40-inch centers. Therefore, a corn head set for 30-inch, 36-inch, 38-inch or 40inch rows can harvest twin rows at the same time. However, this technology is not just for those who want more bushels of corn per acre or higher tonnage corn silage. "Twin-row technology can also be used with other row crops, such as soybeans, cotton, milo and sunflowers," says Hoeg. "Twin-row production is often credited for increased standability of crops, and this system utilizes a higher percentage of an acre compared to standard row widths." case ih AFS software offers more functionality and capacity than before Case IH Advanced Farming Systems� (AFS) software is new and improved, offering more functionality and capacity to help producers farm more efficiently. Case IH worked with Farm Works� information management solutions to create this industry-leading software, which gives Case IH customers access to a complete range of desktop solutions for their farm operations. "This software provides Case IH customers with the ability to mark field maps with lagoons, highways or other obstacles; create yield maps to track yields and manage guidance lines; and develop prescriptions based on those yields. And that's just a sampling of what it can do," says Trevor Mecham, Case IH Advanced Farming Systems Marketing Manager. The new version of AFS Mapping & Records offers several new features: � � � � � � � � Complete field records, including manual record entry Enterprise costing and statements Accurate profit-mapping Map importing that automatically creates job-based field records Yield reconciliation by field Crop purchaser delivery tickets reconciled with yield Radio data system (RDS) yield compatibility Yara sensor terminal support, including variable-rate application plans "We're excited to bring a new option of higher-powered engine to market that meet the most stringent air-quality standards while also delivering unequaled Kohler performance in the field," said Justin Blount, director of marketing for Kohler Engines. "Of course, we also placed a premium on fuel efficiency and durability when designing these engines, so end users can rest assured knowing they've made an incredibly solid investment that's easy on their wallet and the environment." OEMs and end users interested in additional details are encouraged to connect with their Kohler sales representative for specific pricing and availability. ������������������������������������������������� For 2013 Case IH will offer the following Twin-Row planter models: � 825A3P � This rigid-mounted 8-row-wide planter has positive ground drive and a 1.6-bushel hopper on each row. 4025A3PS � This stack-fold planter is available in 12-rowwide and 16-row 30-inch configurations with either an 82-bushel hopper or a customer-supplied ProBox. The planter folds to a transport width of 25 feet with extra clearance down low for bridges, signs or other obstacles. Row markers also fold down to reduce transport height. A hydraulic seed drive is standard. Weight transfer to the wings is optional. 1225A FF and 1625A FF � These front-fold planter models, with hydraulic seed drive, are available in 12and 16-row 30-inch configurations. They feature an 82or 150-bushel hopper, or may be used with a customersupplied ProBox. Two optional 200-gallon fertilizer tanks are available. Transport width is a narrow 13 feet 6 inches. � new Quikrete� Anti-Skid textured coating fortified to provide increased traction Looking for more traction and more skid resistance on your concrete surfaces? The new QUIKRETE� Anti-Skid Textured Coating provides increased traction and more protection to both interior and exterior surfaces. "Our new reformulated QUIKRETE� Anti-Skid Textured Coating is the ideal solution for concrete surfaces where increased traction will improve safety," said Suzette Bojarski, product manager for QUIKRETE� Coatings. "Whether inside or outside, a new surface or a repainted surface, QUIKRETE� Anti-Skid Textured Coating can help make walking and working that much safer." QUIKRETE� Anti-Skid Textured Coating is a high-build A6 800-622-8836 | � For more information, visit your local Case IH dealer or www. caseih.com. ������������������������������������������������� case ih twin-row planters offer innovative technology Advanced twin-row seeding technology is now available from Case IH for 2013. Accurate, dependable Case IH Twin-Row planters provide a best-in-class solution to increase plant populations without changing cropping practices. When customers purchase a Case IH Twin-Row planter, they also receive access to the full support of the Case IH dealer network and Case IH field team. "Case IH planter specialists are out in the field, working alongside producers whenever help is needed," says Hoeg. "They have the expertise to help farmers select the right planting system for their specific operation." October 2012 Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com what's new� Farm fence energizers that work as hard as you do Tired of the endless walking involved when finding a fault in your fence? First finding the fault, going back to turn off the energizer, fixing the fence, then going back to turn the energizer on � again? Kencove Farm Fence Supplies offers the newest line of energizers with extended features to simplify fence troubleshooting needs. Made in the USA, this series of energizers works as hard as you do. Programmed to work with an optional remote control, the energizer can be turned on or off from anywhere along the fence line. The remote control is also a fault finder and voltage meter, supplying you with three tools in 1one. These energizers are designed with the latest technology using ultra low impedance, allowing your fence to maintain the integrity of the voltage while still performing under "real life" conditions; weather soaked and over grown weeds won't impede performance. the new "red Power" hydraulic pump from Schweiss Doors F/S Manufacturing inc. introduces homestead 3-Point Sprayers The Homestead 3-Point Sprayers from F/S Manufacturing Inc. are designed for use in the most challenging terrain. They are ideal for cleanup work behind a large boom sprayer, wet areas, field edges, CRP and pastures. If you are looking for a sprayer with robust steel work and proven quality TeeJet and Hypro components, the Homestead is built to last and ready to go to work for you. The Homestead Sprayer lineup includes the Homestead 55 with a 55 gal. tank and an 18 ft. boom and the Homestead HD with tank sizes of 110, 150, and 200 gallons. The HD model is currently available with 20 or 30 ft. heavy duty Its power comes from a top quality LEESON motor and offers superior electrical components. The Safety Advantage System and three back-up systems are something buyers are really liking. They allow the door to lock up and down and safely lower the door in an emergency from ground level. The hydraulic directional control valve has a built in manual override. Back-up systems are all in the same compact unit. In case of electrical failure a pilot can use a DC battery, tractor hydraulic or a drill with a 7/16" hex head to raise or lower the door. Red Power hydraulic pumps come in 2 h.p and go all the way up to 10 h.p. for larger d0ors. For more information contact Schweiss Doors at 800-7468273. Visit www.schweissdoors.com, or email schweiss@ schweissdoors.com. The 3-point hitch will accommodate either Category 1 or 2 and will work with a quick attach hitch. Four adjustable legs are used for parking stands making hookup and unhooking a breeze. F/S Manufacturing Inc. is located in West Fargo, ND and has been manufacturing a full line of quality large ag, lawn and garden sprayers and chemical handling Equipment since 1990. For more information about F/S Manufacturing Inc. and all of our products, call 800-333-2314 or visit our website at www.fsmfg.com. Look for our ad in this magazine. booms. F/S plans to offer a 45 ft. boom for the 2013 model. The boom can be set up with manual or electric TeeJet controls. F/S Manufacturing's homestead 3-Point Sprayer We stay true to the actual amount of energy used to circulate the voltage through the fence line when sizing energizers. Equipped with diagnostic LED lights, you'll never question the functionality of your 24 Joule energizer. Kencove energizers give you more power for less money, with power ranges from 3 to 24 joules and everyday low prices. For fast, friendly service and expert advice visit www.kencove. com or call 1-800-KENCOVE. ������������������������������������������������� Schweiss Doors develops new "red Power" hydraulic pump Schweiss Doors, a Minnesota based company, providing quality bifold and hydraulic one-piece doors for agricultural buildings, aircraft hangars, businesses and other installations, announces they have developed a new, more powerful and smoother running hydraulic pump system which goes by the trade name of "Red Power". Mike Schweiss, owner of the company, said since it was first introduced at various trade shows around the U.S. farmers, ranchers and pilots have been asking for it by name. "Over the years we rolled together our customer comments, combined with our knowledge and experience, and turned it over to our talented Schweiss design team to perfect. What's really nice for the buyer is that we don't charge them a penny more for this new pump than they paid before. It goes on all our hydraulic doors and is made at our factory," said Schweiss. The Red Power Hydraulic Pump comes to the buyer in a compact unit, ready to be mounted where the buyer wants it, whether it be on a wall, top-hung, floor or back room. Stoney creek stocks easyPro "Sizable" Pond netting Don't be limited by a small variety of prepackaged pond netting that does not fit the needs of many pond and stream applications. EasyPro bulk netting is available in 3 widths and 100' lengths, it can be custom cut to the exact length you desire for a perfect fit every time. This strong black pond netting will last for years keeping ponds clean and fish safe. Netting also prevents poor water quality problems by keeping leaves and other debris from falling into your pond. It can also be used in a variety of settings to protect items in your landscape or farm. This netting features polyethylene strands woven together in a mesh making it very strong. To request a catalog or for more information on Stoney Creek products call 800-448-3873 or visit stoneycreekequip.com. EDITOR'S NOTE: and Livestock Directory encourages and welcomes all types of current, newsworthy editorial material relevant for our industry and appropriate for our readers. For submissions guidelines, go to our website at www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com and click on 'MEDiA CENTER'. The Midwest Farm October 2012 www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com | Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | 800-622-8836 A7 �equipment at work Fencing company claims profits increased by 50% using the Making its mark in the post driver industry, rohrer Manufacturing, creator of the ultra lightweight Man Saver Post Driver, helped increase profits over 45% for Lovewell Fencing, a Midwest based fencing company, in its residential fencing sector. (See case study below.) this driver is an American-made, lightweight portable pneumatic fence post driver on the market for farmers and ranchers, vineyards, construction centers, highway and public works departments to fence thousands of acres in a minimal amount of time without hauling thousands of pounds of equipment. 77-year-old machinist Dan rohrer of rohrer Manufacturing, created the fence post driver concept over 15 years ago. his vision was to create a tool that would reduce injuries, reduce time and budget. today, rohrer has developed a series of fence post drivers and expanded its capabilities with various adapters that allow them to drive almost any shaped post on the market up to 3.5" in diameter. the price of the drivers have never increased, making it the most competitive fence post driver on the market today. ����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� the following CASE STUDY illustrates the clear comparison of the Man Saver Post Driver versus standard fence post drivers on the market: Man Saver Post Driver CHALLENGE Profits were down for Lovewell Fencing in their residential business sector due to increased expenses of utilizing and hauling heavy equipment for small fencing projects. The need was to acquire fence post driver equipment that required much less hauling costs. hauled in a small trailer, behind a four wheeler, or in the back of a pickup truck to reach remote areas. RESULT � Easy access to remote areas resulted in more job orders that may not have been profitable beforehand � Reduced project expenses by 50% � Increased production by 35-40% within six months � Increased profits by 50% during initial six months "It has definitely been a win-win for our company and our customers," said Tom Lovewell, owner of Lovewell Fencing. "The introduction of the Man Saver Fence Post Drivers has enabled our company to greatly increase profits in just six months," added Lovewell. iDEA After months of due diligence in the driver marketplace, Lovewell purchased seven M-type fence post drivers and insert sleeves that don't require large compressors. The ultimate goal was to reduce project expenses by eliminating the requirement to use heavy weight axle trailers to haul equipment and to reduce overall project expenses. The Man Saver Post Drivers run on small compressors that can be Lone Star Hydraulic Drills provide superior power in tough terrains Little Beaver's line of Lone Star Hydraulic Drills work easily and efficiently in a variety of applications including, water well drilling, soil sampling, geotechnical testing and auger drilling. Available in four configurations, LS200H, LS200H+, LS300H and LS300H+, Lone Star Hydraulic Drills are capable of achieving drilling depths ranging from 200 to 300 feet. Designed for operation in areas with minimal resources for transportation, all hydraulic models break down to a compact size in order to be easily crated. Ideal for shipping to remote areas, the units are still powerful enough to reach target digging depths in all types of terrains. The LS200H and LS300H feature a simple hydraulic system with pullback forces of 2,500 pounds and push down forces adjustable up to 2,500 pounds. A convenient bypass flow switch offers precise control and adjustment to achieve desired pushdown force. Equipped with a standard anchor kit, the unit is capable of quick drilling in even the toughest, rockiest surfaces. Strategically placed controls provide easy operation of the rotary and the draw-works. Furthermore, a heavy-duty swivel base design allows the rotary to move aside for full and easy access to the borehole. Each drill is equipped with 11-horsepower Honda gas or 10-horsepower Yanmar or Hatz diesel engine for worry-free performance. The LS200H is ideal for drilling 6-inch boreholes in sand, clay, gravel and rock formations and offers a digging depth of 200 feet. The unit provides 70 RPM speed and 375 foot-pounds max torque. The LS300H provides the same speeds and torque 800-622-8836 | but, thanks to its stronger mud pump, drills 6-inch boreholes up to 300 feet. The LS200H+ and LS300H+ feature a more robust hydraulic system ideally suited to handle even more challenging and rough terrain. Built with the same operator-inspired design as the LS200H and LS300H, the LS200H+ and LS300H+ feature greater power and enhanced performance. Each unit is equipped with a 20-horsepower Honda gas or a 19-horsepower Yanmar diesel engine. The easy-to-operate hydraulic system features pullback forces of 5,000 pounds and push down forces adjustable up to 5,000 pounds when anchored, ensuring the drill reaches its specified depth every time. Similar to the LS200 and LS300, the LS200+ digs 6-inch boreholes at depths of up to 200 feet, and the LS300+ up to 300 feet. With rotation speeds of 95 RPM at 10 GPM and max torque of 665 footpounds, the added plus of these hydraulic drills make digging through soft to medium rock formations possible. All Lone Star Hydraulic Drills are designed with longevity, ease of operation and convenience in mind. Made with a heavy-duty welded steel frame and reinforced table base, hydraulic drills provide years of reliable operation with little maintenance. For convenience during operation, a 3-way ball valve allows operators to bypass the mudflow when changing the pump, eliminating the need to shut down the mud pump. In addition, each drill is equipped with controls that include rear mounted dual and adjustable relief valves. Lone Star has also developed a package of tools and accessories that includes items needed to successfully operate in challenging environments. Packages vary for each model but include casing slips and a flush tool designed to help clear mud from the borehole and replace it with clean water. Also included is a bailer used to flush the hole and wash out fines and sediment, effectively pulling those loose materials out to create an efficient and clean water well. In addition, each unit is fully equipped with a toolbox containing a set of wrenches, necessary for tightening every bolt on the drill, a grease gun, pipe joint lubricant and a basic set of spare parts. This package allows for easy set-up, and efficient performance � for minimal hassle and downtime. A8 Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com October 2012 HYDRONIC RADIANT FLOOR HEAT 101 � I feel the tubing is more protected during the pour of concrete. The tubing is not suspended on the re-rod waiting for someone to step on it and damage it. � It is more protected during the lifetime of the slab because it is farther away from drill bits, nails and screws. � Ease of installation � there are special staples and screw clips that utilize the use of tools that allow you to fasten to the Styrofoam from a standing position. These methods are also considered faster than attaching to the re-rod. � When placed at the bottom of the concrete, I feel the tubing is also a little more protected in the event of a crack since the tubing is not totally encased in the concrete (the bottom of tubing is against the foam or other base) it should be more protected. __________________________________________________________ Part two of Hydronic Radiant Floor Heat 101 will appear in the November edition of the Eastern Farm And Livestock Directory, or you can read it now on our website at www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com. The series is located in the �how-to & maintenance area of Equipment Talk. Les Graham is president and owner of Radiant Outfitters based out of New London, Minnesota. Graham has 24 years of experience in radiant floor heating and has certified with the Radiant Panel Association. Gear up your Grain Cart Kinze offers cart maintenance tips to farmers preparing for harvest. Efficiency is key when it comes to harvest, and this has become even more important in recent years as farm sizes increase yet the amount of time to harvest remains the same. "Harvest can and should move very quickly when the crop is ready," says Phil Jennings, service manager at Kinze� Manufacturing, Inc. "The grain cart is a hard-working piece of equipment and farmers should make sure it's in good shape before heading to the field." To ensure farmers have the most efficient harvest possible, Jennings recommends they perform preseason maintenance on their grain carts. "In farming, there are so many factors that we cannot control. Preventive maintenance helps us maximize the opportunity to be effective and efficient at harvest time," says Jennings. Grain carts are inherently simple products compared to other farm machinery, so most of the pre-harvest maintenance can be done with visual checks in a short amount of time, says Jennings. Farmers who perform these pre-harvest measures will be prepared when the crop is ready. "By the time harvest rolls around, it may have been 10 months since your cart has been used," says Jennings. "Carts get used hard at harvest, and usually don't get looked at again until the following year. When you rely on a piece of equipment this much, it's imperative to take preventive measures to be certain there are no surprises in the field." Kinze Manufacturing's 'Gear up your Grain Cart for Harvest' Checklist � Inspect augers for noticeable wear � over time augers may become smaller in diameter, which will diminish their performance. � Check for proper adjustment of the drive belts and make sure serviceable parts of the power take off (PTO) shafts are greased or serviced. � If wheels carry your cart, reset the torque on the wheel nuts and check the tire pressure. � If tracks carry your cart, check the torque on various bolts and tension on the track itself. � Check the oil in the gearbox. � Look over the tarp to make sure there aren't any tears or spots showing wear. � Confirm the accuracy of the scale system by checking the weight and load of your cart with the legal for trade scale at your local grain elevator. � Inspect the hydraulic hoses to ensure they have no visible wear spots or leaks. � Make sure the lights are working properly. � Check to see that the safety chains are attached securely and in good condition. � Make sure your "Slow Moving Vehicle" sign is clean and clearly visible. Grain Moisture Testers give you precise readings. If you plan on testing the sample later, make sure that you cover the container. Getting Accurate Readings through Elevator Testing If you are still not sure about the readings, you can always compare them with the readings from your elevator's tester. A Word to the Wise Grain testers might be convenient but that is no reason for you to ignore the user manuals that they come with. Give special attention to your chosen device's temperature compensation. The temperature of your grain can affect the readings on the moisture tester. There are some testers that will adjust the temperature for you. However, there are also some that will either require you to adjust temperature compensation readings manually or measure the temperature of the grain yourself. Grain that is stored in either hot or cold temperatures will not give you accurate readings. For example, testing grain that is being dried is a bad idea. Electronic testers cannot accurately measure the moisture content of grain that is being rapidly heated or rapidly cooled. The fact that grain loses a lot of its moisture while it cools is another reason why you should let it rest in a container before using the device to measure moisture content. Changing moisture levels is also why the same sample of grain should be measured more than three times until you come up with a satisfactory average estimate. Don't let a few drops of moisture ruin all of your hard work. Farmers need ample time to prepare their crop before sending it to be sold. A grain moisture tester can help you save your harvest and ensure that it sells for what it is actually worth. _________________________________________ About AgraTronix: AgraTronix has been a leader in the electronic moisture sensing instrumentation industry for more than 37 years. They are renowned as the worldwide industry standard for grain, hay and wood moisture testers. Always incorporating the latest technology, AgraTronix offers a wide range of high-quality, competitively priced products with specifications to meet the everyday farmer's needs. They have built a reputation of quality, reliability, service and state-of-the-art technology. For more information about the AgraTronix brand of grain, hay and wood moisture testers, visit www.AgraTronix.com. _______________________________________________________________ For more information on grain cart maintenance, consult your local Kinze dealer or visit www.kinze.com. 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HOPPER may be used or transported on either side. A few minor changes allow opposite side hook-ups. MODEL 804/1004/1204 mechanical drive utilizes PTO power to run both the main auger and swing hopper. October 2012 A10 Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com Necessary Topics for a Successful Estate Plan By Michael Baron Owner/Manager of Great Plains Diversified Services, Inc., Bismarck, ND "Keeping the Family Farm in the Family" Great Plains Diversified Services, Inc. | www.greatplainsdiversifiedservices.com | firstname.lastname@example.org | 701-255-4079 or Toll-free: 800-373-4078 Dear Mic to is going ke there li s k o lo dy who left d it alrea children ildren an o h c tw e e e r h th .T d We have and I die etting an husband y m n farm is g e h e w th le n o tt d be a ba ho staye he one eceive. 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Battling Siblings Just in the past ten years, we've seen a dramatic shift from people having a lot of security as they head into retirement to suddenly realizing they could be working for the rest of their life. It's awful easy, about this situation - and it comes out, oddly enough, in estate planning, as well. That jealousy factor comes into play when talking to your children because things aren't so great where they live. If you think this situation is going to get better in the future - or upon your death - Targeted, I think you needn't worry about that - you are guaranteed things are going to blow up some day if they are already sniping at one another. When times were tough in agriculture and no one wanted to farm, estate counseling was a lot easier. Now that times are tough around the rest of the country coupled with the recent good fortunes in our area and in agriculture, estate planning is going to get intense. How to deal with it? Work out a plan that you feel is fair to everyone and then discuss that plan with the members of your family. If they come home for holidays or for other reasons, tell them to set aside half a day when you can talk over what your plans are - and tell them to leave their spouses and kids out of it. You don't get to weigh in on what your in-laws parents are going to do - why should they be involved in your property settlements (unless they've been part of the farm business)? Before you do, though, take some time to really add up all the numbers with an expert. I find a lot of people `under value' the assets they own and expect their children to agree with them when they are blatantly low. If you do that, you're just throwing fuel on the fire and it's not going to go well. Next week we'll continue on this vein and talk more about what needs to be done. NOTE: This information is not to be construed as legal advice and we recommend you consult an attorney, tax advisor, or other registered advisor for the completion of your plan. Please consult with an attorney regarding the need for legal advice and drafting of any legal documents. when you've seen everything else in your life go down, to suddenly look at your farming sibling see that fortunes direction. and their have It's gone the opposite neither good nor bad, but it's certainly human nature, to realize the future shortcomings of what you thought was a securely planned retirement, and see Dear Targeted: There are a lot of factors coming in to play in the last decade that have made this a lot more difficult situation than it was in the nineteen-nineties. One, farming has had a remarkable run and it's tough for the other kids to come home and see their sibling suddenly prospering in the agricultural business. When they left, no one wanted to farm because there was no money in it. Two, for most of the children who left the farm, they put their money into their own futures - staying with the same job, keeping up with the company 401k retirement plan, buying and paying for their real estate. The sad truth is over the past decade, just about every American has seen a dramatic downslide in their overall net worth - from the loss of value on their homes, the losses in their retirement plans, the governments talk about lowering or changing Social Security. Again, just in the past ten years, we've seen a dramatic shift from people having a lot of security as they head into retirement to suddenly realizing they could be working (if they even have a job) for the rest of their life. October 2012 your sibling suddenly sitting on top of land that's worth a fortune. Three, and this is just part of the economics of this part of the country right now is North Dakota, and parts nearby, are suddenly swimming in wealth due to the economic, agriculture and/or oil development. This news has been heralded in every major news piece from CBS to PBS as well as Money Magazine to the New York Times, It used to be when you left the state, when people would ask where you were from, you'd answer and they'd reply `Is that where the faces of the president's are?' I was just down in Texas and Denver this summer and everyone, and I mean everyone, knows where and what is happening up here now. Your other children are also aware of this coverage, as well as what they've learned by returning back here and news from home. Somehow it's gotten implanted in their heads that everyone here is rich and getting richer - and by gosh, if the farming son is somehow gaining by this, then they should get a piece of the pie, as well. This is something you hear from all across the country - the rest of the country is more than just a little bit jealous www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com | Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | 800-622-8836 A11 Email Dr. Rosmann at email@example.com, or visit his website at www.agbehavioralhealth.com. You can call him at his office in Harlan, Iowa at 712-235-6100. Farm & Ranch Life Michael R. Rosmann, Ph.D. What Happens After the Affair? A number of popular Hollywood movies involving the farm and ranch population have portrayed extramarital affairs as acceptable, such as The Bridges of Madison County, The Horse Whisperer, and Brokeback Mountain. However, most extramarital affairs usually have devastating effects on the participants, and also on any children in their respective families. Recently a farmer in another state emailed me about an affair he had with his neighbor's wife. He asked if I would write about marriage and infidelity. I thank this person for bringing up a matter that troubles many farm and nonfarm people alike. After learning about the affair, the neighbor's husband filed for divorce. The wife of the man who contacted me wants to put the matter behind them but he feels unresolved about a number of things. Between the two couples there are five children. I don't have personal experience involving adultery because Marilyn and I have always been faithful during our 40 years of marriage. As a professional psychologist, I have worked with many individuals and couples involved in ongoing or past affairs; this article draws on what I have learned about marital fidelity. Children are likely to emulate their parents. Almost always, their parents are their most important role models for their own marriages. How their parents behave makes these behaviors more acceptable to the children. Children who witness � or learn later on � that their parents divorced, have an increased chance of getting divorced from their own spouses. The divorce rates of farm and non-farm couples have been about the same for 30 years, whereas in previous generations farm couples divorced less frequently. Somewhat over 40 percent of first marriages involve divorce; about 60% of second marriages end in divorce and the odds of divorce increase with each successive marriage. In my experience, considerably less than half of farm and non-farm divorces involve extramarital sex, inappropriate internet or telephone contacts, or engaging in pornography with persons other than their mates. A12 800-622-8836 | Survey statistics suggest that 35-65 percent ofmarriages involving an extramarital affair end in divorce. Even though one or both parents cheated on his/her spouse and they did not divorce, their children still have a higher risk of cheating in their own marriages. Conversely, if children observe their parents repair their marital relationship, the children are more likely to take similar steps when "the going gets tough" in their respective marriages. An extramarital affair does not have to lead to divorce. The sequel to this is even more important: It takes a lot of work to fix what's wrong in the relationship. Usually there are many underlying issues that contribute to unfaithful behavior. Physical or sexual attraction to participate in an affair is usually temporary and diminishes as the participants realize their thrills are not necessarily love. As persons withdraw from an affair they typically experience depression, uncertainty about their marriage relationship and themselves, and they may seek renewal of illicit relations or a new lover. All these matters require much time and effort to uncover and resolve to the degree that both the husband and wife feel they can go on together. The healing process takes at least a year and usually much longer for both partners to reestablish trust and full commitment to faithfulness thereafter. In a sense, it takes the rest of their lives. The farm persons I see in my professional office are a little different than the nonfarm persons I have assisted over the years. The reasons why farm persons have approached me for marital assistance include these, from more to less frequent: gradually growing apart due to excessive and often continuing farming-related stresses, financial problems, overindulgence in work, problems among in-laws, involvement in alcohol or drug abuse, child or spouse abuse, and failure or refusal to obtain treatment for other behavioral health problems such as major or bipolar depression. Almost always the troubled marriage partners need outside help--such as a trained mediator, psychologist, marriage and family therapist, professional counselor, pastor or other competent professional. The profession of the helper is less important than the skill and wisdom of this person or persons. As the partners resolve the issues that contributed to the affair, it is beneficial to conduct a Renewal of Vows ceremony. It is beneficial to incorporate the children and trusted friends and family members in the service, even if they are not aware of the extramarital affair. Sometimes the marriage is beyond repair and trust can't be rebuilt. There are occasions when divorce is best for all the involved parties, including the children. Perhaps one partner decides to not endure another affair or deed that earns further mistrust. Like the repair work, the decision to divorce is best made with outside consultation and after giving the partner opportunity to change destructive behaviors. T&S QUICK ENTERPRISES Route 17 & 170, Blackstone, IL 61313 815-586-4244 October 2012 Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com HANDliNg THAT TuRNs 85 Hp iNTO pERfORMANCE. 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Next fall is a long way off, and we have 12 months of bills to keep paid up � so we make a lot of our gifts. We listen to folks all year long say, "Gee, I'd sure like a ________(fill in the blank)." If you find that item on sale or can make it for that person, the gift means a lot more than just anything slapped in wrapping paper! Always pay in CASH. By starting early, like October, you can stretch the buying out over time so you won't have any credit card payments come January. We made a lot of the toys for our children. Wooden blocks cut from ends of lumber, sanded smooth and then either painted (or not) and put in a container for safekeeping. This made for many hours of building things, and we didn't spend the $30 to $40 for �2012 www.paintgurus.com the commercially made blocks. We also decorated the cardboard box with glued-on gift wrap and it lasted for years. We also shopped for things for `busy boxes' for the smaller children nearing school age. Crayons on sale for 25 cents a box, glue sticks for 10 cents each, 25 cents for four to six pencils, a ream of paper ($3 for 500 sheets), and a pair of blunt-nosed school scissors for under a dollar. This keeps the kids busy for days and days, drawing, cutting and coloring. For the `Drama Queen' who loves to pretend, a `Dress-Up' box can be made of yard sale items: Jewelry, fancy dress shoes � what little princess doesn't love to trip around in high-heels! A fancy dress can be cut to size with a pair of shears so the little ones don't trip. We go to thrift stores for these things and for under $10 you can dress the princess in style! Home made play dough is also a welcome gift and easily made with one of the many recipes available in craft books and on-line. It's hard to think about icy winds and cruel, bitter cold when the temperatures are still nice and warm, but the overnight temperatures are getting colder now, and will continue to do so. While the weather is still mild, it's a good time to go over the outside of your home and `bat the cracks'. I read an article that said that almost every home has the equivalent of a 2-1/2 square foot open hole that allows air leakage that can easily cost us anywhere from 30 to 40 percent more in heating and cooling bills! Since this amounts to a fairly large chunk of change to the tune of several hundreds of dollars a year or more, it's wise to plug those holes any way we can. I buy caulking in the fall every year and go around the outside of my house. A good place to start is where any pipes come into your home � plumbing and heating, etc. To keep out the `mouse-type' critters, plug the biggest holes with steel wool. Mice can't chew through the stuff. Cover the steel wool with the caulking. I also check the door and window frames, corners of the house where the siding comes together and around my built-in water cooler air conditioner. (Around that piece of metal, I use foam sealant.) I also put caulking around the gap where the house meets the foundation, and I have discovered that this is one of my biggest money savers. It takes a lot of caulk and foam to close the gap, but the amount of savings in heating and cooling are considerable. We also put plastic sheeting over the windows. It cuts down on the drafts considerably in this old farm house, and, it's something I can do myself. Then, I make some I call `Draft Dodgers'. My `Draft Dodgers' are nothing more than old blue jeans legs stitched shut on one end � or you can make a tube out of the fabric of your choice. Fill the fabric `tube' it with anything heavy � like sand, sawdust or grains. I use wood stove pellets in my tubes. I don't care to use grains or beans because if they get wet, things start to grow or worse, get moldy. I don't sew the open end of the tube shut for that reason. I just use a heavy rubber band as a closure. Remember: Caulk and save! And make a `Dodger' or two for yourself, or make several to give as practical gifts for Christmas! A14 800-622-8836 | Save Money by Getting a Head Start on Holiday Savings (and other helpful hints!) Cheap Wrapping As the stores clearance their summer merchandise like paper plates, napkins, and tablecloths, you can get ahead of the game and stretch those holiday dollars a little bit further. I buy the paper tablecloths for 50 cents at this time of year, and then use them to wrap gifts for Christmas � especially for the little ones. They don't care what is printed on the paper; they are going to rip it off anyway to get to the toys inside. Why spend $5 for a fancy roll of gift paper that will end up in the trash? �������������������������������������������������� Be sure and check the prices on different brands of the sugars, etc. Many times the `advertised brand names' will be double the cost of the store brand. When it comes down to it, sugar is sugar, flour is flour, corn syrup is corn syrup (you get the picture. Compare the prices and save many $$$! These items are placed in baskets, boxes and bags that are found at yard sales. Once decorated with some inexpensive wrappings these thoughtful gifts are very cost effective. We also make jams, jellies, pickles and relishes during the summer/fall months when the farmer's markets are full of good, healthy fruits and vegetables. Why pay $8 or $10 for a jar of expensive jam when you can make five or six jars of jam for the same amount of money, especially if you have several people on your list to give to? Baking Savings Many of our Christmas gifts are food items, either made up for immediate enjoyment or in the form of a basket of baking supplies for those who love to make their own goodies. I watch for sales on things like chocolate chips, nuts, colored sprinkles, brown and powdered sugars, cooking oil and butter/shortening. Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com October 2012 Powder Stretcher For those of you who love the scented bath powder, but hate to pay `that much money' for it, here's a tip from a reader: Measure out the scented bath powder into a measuring cup, perhaps a quart size, and then put that into a large bowl, then measure out the same amount of cornstarch. (Yes, the kind you buy in the grocery store.) Mix the starch with the scented powder and you have doubled the amount for around a dollar! This same reader also said that folks with babies should read labels because quite a bit of the `baby powder' found in the kids section is nothing more than simple cornstarch. I used plain cornstarch when my children were babies because they tended to develop rashes when I used the scented products. I assume they were allergic to the chemicals that made the stuff smell pretty! ������������������������������������������ salts. 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Old sheets work pretty well torn into strips for a zombie, or just put over your head with eye holes for a ghost costume. Costumes out in the country are different that those of the `city' kids because going trick or treating out here means a minimum of a four mile ride to the nearest neighbor's house � so costumes were, by necessity, pretty simple because getting in and out of a vehicle a dozen times is a challenge if you are wearing something long and dragging behind you. Encourage the children to be creative and make their costumes from things they find around the house. You will be surprised at what they can come up with for very little cash, and it's very good for their imagination! ������������������������������������������ 2285 230th Street � Early, IA 50535 E.F.S. 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I took three cups of white vinegar and six cups of water, put it in the kettle and simmered the mixture for a good 30 minutes or so and then dumped it out. Most of the white deposit came off the first time through. I repeated the mixture a second time and have been rewarded with a wonderful `new to me' teakettle for the added cost of 50 cents worth of vinegar and a little time. ������������������������������������������ � 250 to 760 Bushel Capacity with Optional Dual Compartments � 8 to 24 Ton Running Gear with Optional Hydraulic Drum Brakes � Heavy Duty Sleeved Spindles � Short Turning Radius Shop For Stocking Stuffers Almost anything can go in a stocking for Christmas. 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Laundry practices were first on my list of questions because my husband still speaks longingly of his childhood underwear drawer, always magically tidy and full. Did she do laundry all the time? Many people who attend my clutter control classes say they are constantly doing laundry. My mother-in-law said no. She did laundry on Mondays and Thursdays. She used bleach alternate times on her whites, so whites would stay white without getting holes in them. She put a fabric sheet in every dryer load so things wouldn't have static and stick together. How often were sheets and towels changed? (Do you ever wonder how often other people really do this?) My mother-in-law washed towels every time she did laundry and sheets got changed once per week and washed on a laundry day. How about the rest of the bedding? The beds got stripped down, and everything on the beds got washed, and the mattresses were turned in the spring and in the fall. She demonstrated how to neatly fold a fitted sheet by tucking the corners into each other, smoothing the sheet flat, and then folding it neatly. Cool. With three boys and a dog, she must have dusted and vacuumed constantly? No. She said she dusted and vacuumed once per week unless there was a specific mess that needed to be cleaned up. Did she move the furniture every time? No, she only moved it once in a while. Did she clean the baseboards and curtains every time? No. She did a thorough room-byroom cleaning once each spring and fall. What about windows? They got cleaned every six months, including the storms and the screens. Did she empty closets out all the time? No. She would just cull out extra stuff in closets when she was in them. She didn't empty out the closets at all. Most toys were kept in a central spot downstairs. I am guessing this helped keep the bedrooms tidier and easier to straighten. Maybe the kitchen and bathroom were getting cleaned all the time? Did she spend all her time A16 mopping? No. These rooms got scrubbed down once a week. As a little preventative maintenance, she did quickly swish out the tub each time. The toilet, tub, and the rest of the bathroom got cleaned weekly. Did she have special cleaning products that did a better job than anyone else's? No. She used a solution of one-part vinegar to three-parts water for cleaning glass mirrors and windows. She used an over-the-counter product in the kitchen, a spray product for soap scum, and a clinging product for the toilet bowls. She liked non-sudsing ammonia in water for general cleaning. After wiping down fixtures, this same water would be used to mop the bathroom and kitchen floors. It was a simple effective system, and it didn't waste cleaning water either. What was I learning? There were no astounding discoveries here, but I began to see a pattern. My mother-in-law had very thorough organizational habits. 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Containments available in Round, Oval, Square, & Rectangle. 4401 W Main Ave � Fargo, ND 701-282-2345 220 4th St NW � Huron, SD 605-352-8643 October 2012 TrueNorthSteel.com www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com | rp Co s rie ust et d n e I ine.n et n i n rb rb Tu dtu bine. d n i r n Wi w.w ndtu 4 i ww c@w -606 i 7 wt 2) 44 (95 800-622-8836 MADE IN USA B37 Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | Contact us: 8015 Highway 7 S.E. Clara City, MN 56222 Manufacturing Co. Inc. 800-354-2106 or 320-847-3674 Great Quality! The Gobbler Reclaim your grain piles at high speed! The SWIFT Gobbler features: � Heavy duty auger � high speed chevron belt, fast mounting � Variable speed feed auger � hydraulic raise front fence � Self contained hydraulic system � clod buster, detachable 36x105 Corn Conveyor Great Products! The Corn Cannon Stock pile your grain the fast way! The SWIFT Corn Cannon features: � Heavy duty belt conveyor � 24,000 bushel an hour, drive over � Truck unloading � piles 47 feet high by 220 feet wide � Self-propelled The Swift Corn Conveyor is especially designed to provide the total portability demanded to upload grain at a remote facility. The self-propelled design allows it to pick itself up and move on its own. The Swift Corn Conveyor is designed to move up to 250 bu. a minute while keeping kernel damage to a minimum. N Model Pull Spreader Available in 5 and 6 Ton Capacities Simple design and durable construction describe Simonsen Pull Spreaders. Feature for Feature there is no better value. Features like all steel constuction, a 50' spread width, the floating tandem suspension, gearbox reduction drive of the conveyor apron, and stainless steel in all critical corrosion areas make Simonsen pull spreaders worth a little more. SMC Pull Spreader Available in 5, 6 and 8 Ton Capacities Competitive Prices! Aggregate conveyors, grain conveyors, material handling conveyors, reclaim tunnel conveyors or custom conveyors... we can build them all. Welcome to SWIFT MANUFACTURING, INC. � a quality manufacturer located in West Central Minnesota. Swift's goal is to help you select the equipment best suited for your specific application(s). We will ensure that you receive a system that is reliable, efficient, cost-effective and quality built to your specifications. Specifications: � Stainless Steel in all critical corrosion areas. � Wide 12" Conveyor Apron. � Stainless Steel Shafts. You have fewer maintenance problems. � Walking Tandem Suspension keeps equal weight on all 4 tires regardless of the terrain. � Single 24" dished distributor fan driven by the tractor pto for accurate 50' spread pattern. � Tested for accuracy, calibrated and field proven. � Gearbox Reduction Drive. Works in tandem with the conveyor apron to deliver a steady flow of material onto the fan. Simonsen SMC Series, Hard Working, Accurate Spreaders at a lower cost. With 3 models to choose from you will always be assured that the Simonsen SMC series can grow with your needs. Choose between the 5, 6 or 8 ton models. Like all Simonsen Spreaders, the SMC Series is designed around the same Simonsen Quality, Dependability and Durability you've come to expect. Specifications: � Walking tandem suspension for better weight distribution. � Larger flotation tires than competitors. � Stainless steel construction in critical corrosion areas. � Heavy guage 7" wide apron chain. � Simple chain and sprocket ground wheel drive system. � Tested for accuracy, calibrated and field proven. � Single 24" dished distributor fan with flow control valve for accurate 50' spread pattern. � Many options available to customize units to your specific needs. Simonsen Quality. Since 1953 Simonsen has been building top quality equipment. We can finance too! In today's competitive, time-sensitive marketplace, the ability to move, sort, and distribute materials cost efficiently is more than just important ... it's critical. So let Swift Manufacturing help you with all of your conveyor needs! For More Information Call 1-800-831-4860 Quimby, Iowa 51049 USA � www.simonsen-industries.com Servicing the Needs of Agribusiness Since 1929 READY TO GO TO WORK! Professionally Detailed and Inspected! Grain Hauler! 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October 2012 www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com | Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | Ken E. Knight 4-H WORTH SA VING If you recall, we put out a plea for help to save 4-H--about a year ago. The response from people offering to help save 4-H programs across this great country of ours has been overwhelming. The objective has not only been to raise enough money to keep our 4-H programs alive and well, but to philosophically and politically up-grade 4-H to a higher level of importance. From the County to the National scene there has to be a newfound recognition of the importance of 4-H. Both Congress and County Supervisors have to recognize that 4-H is about building character and leadership. The purpose of the projects is to teach skills, but understanding the value of relationships and how to maintain them is far more important than that of finishing a steer or baking a cake. Would this country be in the financial mess that it's in if our current leaders were as astute as our "founding fathers"? The government way back in the 1800's saw fit to create 4-H; realizing that this country would be built on the "backs" of its youth. The only thing that has changed in all those years is our deviation from our "roots". Greed and selfserving bureaucracy that can't see beyond ME FIRST have watered down those solid "Christian values". While filling their own pockets and laughing all the way to the bank, government threw us enough crumbs to make us believe that our multi-tiered homes with a car in every stall was the result of their actions. Now we are paying the price for their unscrupulous ways, and suffering the consequences. Should 4-H have to suffer at the expense of these lying, cheating thieves that couldn't run their own businesses? Giving bailouts to failed companies that, in turn, reward incompetency with multi-million dollar bonuses, is like giving trophies and purple ribbons to he/she who stands at the bottom of the class. How can we justify such financial waste---while, at the same time, saying there isn't enough money to support 4-H? Rewarding failure, while penalizing success makes little or no sense to me! What kind of a role model have we become for our kids? The younger generation is going to have to pay for our mistakes, but let's not compound the situation by removing the one model in our life that has stood the test of time and produced a platform of stability and leadership. 4-H is the one constant form which many of us draw strength and measure competitive standards in life. The "standard bearer" of 4-H is that of teaching kids to be good stewards of their life and the lives of those they affect. Life isn't just about doing it yourself; it is equally that of doing for others. The A18 more you give the more you get back in return! 4-H instills these values in a way that leaves a lifetime impression. Do we really want to see our kids cheated out of this, one of life's finest opportunities, to develop character and responsibility? When you cheat, you cheat those closest and most dependent upon you. Is there anyone closer to you than your kids? Can the cheaters in Washington really do this with good conscious? Are their priorities so eroded that they no longer recognize those principals that made this country great? 4-H is more than a match for this crazy world. 4-H not only has what it takes to excel at most anything, but to adapt when changes come along. 4-H has an adventurous spirit and sense of assurance that comes from having overcome challenges before. However, are we up to this challenge, or do we stand back with our hands in our pocket? 4-H has taught the skills to self-sustain and overcome the obstacles that life throw our way. It has shown us strength in the weakest of times and a determination that is unmatched. Isn't this what dreams are made of? Isn't this why we should step up to the plate and fight for what's right? I've noted, with interest, that there are some counties that have taken the initiative of increasing sales tax. One county in particular is considering adding an extra half-cent to the sales tax to make up for lost state aid and add another revenue stream. This would more than adequately cover the cost of servicing 4-H. When considering cuts in local government aid of more that $100 million per average county, the threat of discontinuing 4-H is understandable. My point of contention is---should it be 4-H that goes, os is there a need for a review board to oversee such action. I am not for raising taxes, but it is one option to put on the table for consideration. Perhaps there are several programs that should be eliminated long before 4-H. It only takes 300 signatures to initiate a countrywide referendum, so maybe that's the place to start in our county. You still have a voice and more power than a hand-full of county commissioners! Our current economic disaster represents such a contradiction of values. Food and shelter are in such desperate peril; putting businesses, families, and relationships at risk. Contrast this with kids playing sports for multi million dollar salaries. Is this the message we want to send our kids? PONY TALES By Ponty 4-H ACHIEVEMENT It was a typical Saturday chore day back on the farm; doing those extra things that never get done during the week. The only thing different about this Saturday was the urgency to get it all done early enough to attend an afternoon county 4-H activities meeting. It was obvious that my Dad was more engaged than usual, and finally, he just couldn't hold back any longer---he just blurted out, "I'm not supposed to tell you this, but you're going to get a big reward this afternoon." He didn't tell me what it was, but it was pretty obvious that this was his cue for telling me to kick it into high gear and be prepared to be at my best. This meant dressing a little nicer, being on time, and on my best behavior. There is this ol'folklore about dads living their lives vicariously through their son. This was the epiphany of this too familiar scenario. Just as Dad was always front and center in his involvement in all of my 4-H projects, this occasion was the "icing on the cake". He just couldn't contain himself in the exuberance of the moment. When the county extension agent (Johnson) presented me with the Alpha Gamma Rho state achievement award it was like the most special thing that had ever happened in my life. A gold, personalized watch to be held in perpetuity was second only to that of my parents' sense of pride. Though there are times when working on the farm that ones' finest jewelry shouldn't be worn, it was such a statement of achievement that I just couldn't take it off. But much to the chagrin of my mother, I accidently lost it while moving machinery from one field to another. It slipped off my arm, in the most precarious of situations, and later retrieved in that of an unbelievable fluke. It was my mother's relentless determination of faith that found her following an old county road grader down the road that she had been searching with a "fine tooth comb". In her mind it was a lost cause, except that she and God had a working relationship like none other. The sun was shining brighter and higher than I had ever seen it, and sure enough there was this bright glistening reflection; almost blinding as she went for the light--it was the watch! There was nothing that could up-stage this experience --- except, maybe the following year when I was now enrolled in college. The announcement wasn't so dramatic, but, none the less still exciting. It was a more formal a notice, and I again had been selected for the "State Achievement Award." This time it was a trip to 4-H Congress in Chicago; leadership involvement that more clearly defined my purpose and direction in life. Thanks to 4-H I've never wavered from those values of HEAD-HEARTHANDS that have impacted my life. �� continues on page A19 A Ride Down Memory Lane 800-622-8836 | Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com October 2012 The continued from A18 Positive Outlk " Food for Thought" Kids being paid obscene amounts of money to play a game that they would otherwise play for nothing is disrespectful to those who just want to play a role in life of responsibility, accomplishment and accountability. We need a reality check--not a check of disproportionate value! We have money enough to support athletic franchise pay rolls in excess of a $100 million, and, yet, we can't see the rationale and wisdom of supporting our 4-H programs. Until these issues get resolved this country is doomed to fail. Just as sports should stand alone, without public subsidy, 4-H should lead the way in corroborating a co-existence with society. The merits of the building blocks of 4-H should be more sustainable then that game of chance. Consider the building blocks of 4-H: HEAD - HEART - HANDS - HEALTH I pledge my head to clearer thinking, my heart to greater loyalty, my hands to larger service, and my health to better living--for my club, my community, and my world. Talent, persistence, and ability enter the equation of success for any kid; be it that of sports or a lifetime achievement of 4-H. Both 4-H and sports have carved a niche in the lives of our kids. Both play an important role in the development of their future. But to disproportionately support one at the expense of the other seems a little disingenuous. Over-achievers will always be compensated; monetarily or honorably, but may the playing field be made equal. It is an honor to win a championship; an honor that can't be taken away from with any amount of money, so put the weight of your support in the arena of greatest value! Ken E. Knight is the author of the "Knightro Report", a nationally syndicated livestock-marketing column, which is featured in this publication on a regular basis. Mr. Knight is a graduate of North Dakota State University, with a major BS Degree in Meat and Animal Science and a minor in Communications. In addition to being a professional auctioneer, public speaker and livestock judge, he brings many years of corporate level meat and livestock market management and expertise to the industry for which he now serves as an independent voice of shared knowledge and experience. By Steve Huneke Email: email@example.com The True Meaning of Maturity I would like share a cute story with you by an unknown author: Amber, age 6, was sitting at the kitchen table, watching her mother rinse the dinner dishes before putting them in the dishwasher. Noticing that Mom was sporting a few strands of white hair in addition to her familiar auburn color, Amber asked inquisitivley, "Momma, why are those hairs white?" "Well, every time yo do something wrong and make me cry, or make me unhappy, one of my hairs turns white," Mom replied. This was a new insight for Amber. She was quiet for a while and then asked, "Momma, how come all of Grandma's hairs are white?" Difficulties in life are intended to make us better � not bitter. And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose. 31: If God is for us, who can be against us? This is purely my opinion that other Christians may agree with: If you pursue happiness, it will elude you. But if you focus on God and your family first, the needs of others, your work, meeting new people, and doing the very best you can, happiness will find you. I would like to close with a brain teaser: I am your constant companion. I can be your greatest asset or heaviest burden. I can push you to success or down to disappointment. I am at your command! Half the things you do might as well be turned over to me because I do them for you as if you are asleep. I can do them quickly, correctly, and profitably. I am easily managed, just be firm with me. In those who are great so am I, In those who are failures, I probably am too. I am not a machine even though I work with the precision of one and the intelligence of a person. You can run me for profit or ruin, show me what you want done, educate me, train me, lead me, reward me! And then I will do it automatically. I am your servant. Who or what am I? YOUR VOICE IN THE MARKETING PLACE OF YOUR CHOICE Children understand more about life than we sometimes think they do. Maturity is the ability to control anger and settle differences without violence and destruction. Maturity is patience. It is the willingness to pass up immediate pleasure in favor of longterm gain. Maturity is perseverance, the ability to sweat out a project or a situation in spite of heavy opposition and discouraging setbacks. Maturity is the capacity to face unpleasantness and frustration, discomfort and defeat, without complaint or collapse. Maturity is humility. It is being big enough to say, "I was wrong." And, when you're right, you need not say, "I told you so." Maturity is the ability to make a decision and follow through. The immature spend their lives exploring endless possibilities and then do nothing. Maturity means dependability, keeping one's word and coming through in a crisis. The immature are masters of the alibi. They are conflicted and disorganized. Their lives are a maze of broken promises, former friends, unfinished business and good intentions that never materialize. And, based on the Serenity Prayer: Maturity is the art of living in peace with what we cannot change, the courage to change what we know should be changed, and wisdom to know the difference. Mending Fences and Tending Senses For more in-depth information regarding the topics that have been touched upon in this report, Knightro conducts livestock marketing seminars on a regular basis. 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Bruce Lee is known for creating Jeet Kune Do and his many martial arts films from the 1970s, but if you study his philosophy, he was a deep thinker and knew what was required to become successful. Let's look at a few of his quotes to see how they can help you live a better, fuller, richer life. Achieve your biggest goals "If you always put limits on everything you do, physical or anything else, it will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them." If you talk to any extreme endurance athlete, they will tell you emphatically that the key to success or failure lies in their mind, not in their bodies. Their bodies will succumb to the pain if and only if their minds allow it to. They will condition their minds as much as their bodies because they know that if they allow for a single thought of doubt or weakness, then the game is over. In what areas of your life do you feel stuck? What can you do right now that will help you push forward? Secret to getting anything you want in life "If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done." The most successful people are often not the smartest, because when you are "smart," you of course need to calculate, analyze and ponder before tackling a new goal or project. Those of us who aren't Mensa members don't feel compelled to conduct such analysis so we just get started. Bruce's principle is more true today than when he said it. We have access to so much more information than ever before, and we now need turnby-turn navigation for everything in our life or we feel naked. We couldn't possibly just start, could we? "To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities." We are experiencing a deficit of personal responsibility. There will always be 1,000 A20 reasons why you can't do something, why it's not your fault and why you should blame others for your situation. That's easy. Three-year-old children have already mastered this. The greatest gift you can give yourself is to fully accept responsibility for every area of your life. Unhappy in your relationship? You can continue to blame your partner, but 20 years will pass and you'll still be unhappy and you'll still be blaming her. Finances in shambles? You can blame politicians, the economy and Wall Street bankers, but doing so will never help you improve your money situation. That's the funny thing about blame and responsibility. Who to blame is a whole lot less important than what will be done to resolve the problem � and that requires you taking full responsibility. How to invest your time and energy for maximum success "The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus." Think about the most successful people you know personally. Is there anything special about them? Probably not. What makes them unique is that they invested and dedicated time, energy and focus into a particular area. 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Sales - Service - Parts - Accessories � email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org COMPRESSORS � PARTS WASHERS � FLOOR CARE October 2012 www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com | Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | 800-622-8836 A23 used equipment directory� OCTOber COLORADO TRI-CITY TRUCK & EQUIPMENT, INC. 29774 Hwy. 257, Windsor, CO 80550 970-686-2110 | 855-374-2927 www.tricityequipco.com USED LISTINGS: Hutchinson Swingaway 10"x52' excellent cond...... $5,800 Hutchinson 10"x61' mid-drive auger....................... $2,800 Brock Super B SQ16D cont. flo dryer, 3PH, full heat LP..............................................................$45,800 Hutchinson 10"x61' Swingaway auger. .................... $3,200 Super B AS 1500C dryer, natural gas, 3PH........... $13,000 ���������������������������������������� USED LISTINGS: 1996 CornPro livestock trailer, 16 ft. 2004 Route 2 trailer, 30' gooseneck 1976 dump truck, 3 ton 2010 723T2 Grasshopper mower w/61" power fold deck Yamaha gas golf cars ���������������������������������������� DOLEZAL FARM SUPPLY 800 West Hwy. 30, Toledo, IA 52342 641-484-4606 (Call for used listings... NEW VIENNA AG AUTOMATION ���������������������������������������� USED LISTINGS: 2006 Ford F350, diesel, 102K miles, good condition. .......... ..................................................................................$17,500 2004 Chevy Silverado, 132K miles, work truck....... $5,500 2000 Dodge Dakota, V8, rebuilt engine................... $4,500 Haybuster H1000 tub grinder, good condition.......$15,000 Haybuster H1000 tub grinder, good condition...... $12,000 ���������������������������������������� NORTHERN INDIANA GRAIN SYSTEMS, INC. CANTRIL FEED & GRAIN 610 West North St., Cantril, IA 52542 319-397-2215 7264 Iowa Street, New Vienna, IA 52065 563-921-2896 1623 S. 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IOWA/WISCONSIN TRUCK COUNTRY 12 Locations in Iowa and Wisconsin NEW & USED TRUCKS Visit our website to see our entire inventory - updated daily! www.truckcountry.com Used Trucks, Professionally Detailed � Ready to go! USED LISTINGS: 2002 International 9900i Pro Flat Top Stock #194277......................................Call 800-348-9195 2004 Columbia 58" Mid Roof Stock #107550......................................Call 800-553-3642 1998 International 4900 Day Cab Stock #351028......................................Call 800-397-3399 2005 Columbia 58" Mid Roof Stock #169070......................................Call 800-332-6158 2006 Columbia 70" Mid Roof XT Stock #347976...................................... Call 800-837-7367 (Call for used listings... ILLINOIS STUTZMAN'S FEED & SUPPLY LLC 85 E. County Rd. 250 North, Arthur, IL 61911 217-543-2195 | Email: email@example.com USED LISTINGS: Used Farrowing crates............................ Asking $100 each Floors also available. ..............................Call 217-412-8180 One used 2.5 ton Schuld bin, Ph# 217-543-2195..... $500 ���������������������������������������� USED LISTINGS: Liberty 30' gooseneck trailer............ Blowout Price $8,800 Liberty 35' gooseneck trailer...........Blowout Price $10,500 Carry-On 6'x10' mesh ramp, 3500 lb. axle.................$975 Carry-On 7'x14' mesh rear ramp and side load, 3500 lb. axle...............................................................$1,250 Carry-On 7'x20' twin 3500 lb. axles, brakes, flip-up ramps. ............................................................ $2,600 ���������������������������������������� SKIP BREITBACH FEED 562 Balltown Rd., Sherrill, IA 52073 563-552-2398 LANG'S DAIRY EQUIPMENT, INC. TUCKER EQUIPMENT SALES 9933 State Hwy. 78, LaFayette, IL 61449 309-286-3241 USED LISTINGS: 2004 102"x30" Gooseneck Flat Bed, 10,000 lb. tandem dual axles, 5' dove tail with 3 flipover ramps, excellent condition.....................................................................$7,000 For-Most Cattle Chute, model 150, portable.......... $2,000 ���������������������������������������� USED LISTINGS: 20 Gallon Western Crock Copper boiler Sherer counter 10 Gallon Western Crock Hump back trunk ���������������������������������������� 510 Montgomery Street, Decorah, IA 52101 563-382-8722 USED LISTINGS: Bou-Matic Companion Stanchion barn detachers Bou-Matic 2000V Parker stall detachers Bou-Matic Pipeline wall-mounted washers Westfalia rebuilt vac pump w/5 or 7 1/2 motors Bou-Matic Pipeline electric pulsators ���������������������������������������� HAROLD SWANSON EQUIPMENT T&S QUICK ENTERPRISES Route 17 & 170, Blackstone, IL 61313 815-586-4244 4406 30th Avenue, Armstrong, IA 50514 515-272-4538 | Cell: 515-320-2256 USED LISTINGS: Kinze 3800 24 row 30, liquid fertilizer Kinze 3600 16/31 interplant, 30" Kinze 1050 Soft Tred scale and tarp Kinze 840 with scale and tarp Kinze 640, new tires ���������������������������������������� HOTH GRAIN STRUCTURES, INC. KANSAS TRI-STATE IRRIGATION USA 1502 U.S. Hwy. 36, St. Francis, KS 67756 785-332-2597 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org 201 Lifeline Drive, Sumner, IA 50674 563-578-8033 | www.hothgrain.com Email: email@example.com USED LISTINGS: 8x71' Hutchinson portable top end drive auger, electric motor mount 98' 3000 BPH grain leg, includes 15HP 3PH motor, 8"-8 hole full round distributor, belt and cups 28" Sukup Axial fan, 10-15HP, 1 PH with controls 10"-6 hole, 45� flat back distributor, galv. 12"x20' 11-trough ���������������������������������������� USED LISTINGS: Two 18 ft. bins and floors; #400 bph farm fan dryer; Fans and heaters; Hutch swing away augers; Some 8" unloading equipment (All used items for sale) ���������������������������������������� 1602 N. Lincoln Ave., Urbana, IL 61801 217-328-5005 (Call for used listings... MINNESOTA WACONIA FARM SUPPLY 801 South Hwy. 284, Waconia, MN 55387 952-442-7326 | 888-741-3276 www.waconiafarm.com SPORTLAND MOTORSPORTS USED LISTINGS: 2008 Honda TRX-420TE 2WD ATV...........................$3,595 2007 Arctic Cat DVX 400 2WD$2,995 2009 Yamaha Grizzly 4WD 550 PS.......................... $5,999 2007 Honda TRX-450ER, 2WD................................ $3,999 2008 Kawasaki Mule 610 Camo, 4WD.................... $5,699 ���������������������������������������� V&H CONSTRUCTION, LTD 520 West 18th Street, Nevada, IA 50201 515-382-3561 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org USED LISTINGS: Grain Bins (call for sizes), Grain Augers, 22 BU Lowery Pit, Grain Vacs, Grain Handling Equipment ���������������������������������������� HOELSCHER AG DIST., INC. 1003 Grand Avenue, Alden, IA 50006 515-859-7101 | www.hoelscherag.net NEESE, INC. Highway 30 East, Grand Junction, IA 50107 515-738-2744 | www.neeseinc.com USED LISTINGS: Brandt 5200EX grain vac....................................... $13,000 Case IH STX380 tractor, 4150 hours................... $128,500 Sage oil vac system, model 21120.........................$12,750 Transcraft drop-deck trailer, like new!.................. $23,750 1995 John Deere 265 17HP riding lawn mower, snow blade. .................................................................$1,200 ���������������������������������������� KUHN'S EQUIPMENT CO. 618 W. 9th Street, Gibson City, IL 60936 217-784-4731 | 800-870-5846 Arthur, IL 217-543-2154 | 800-500-5846 www.kuhnsequip.com USED LISTINGS: 1993 Farm Fans CMS 650M, 3-LP Farm Fans, CFIAB270, 1-LP Hutchinson 12"x102' top drive Hutchinson 13"x82' mech. drive swing Mayrath 10"x72' mech. drive swing ���������������������������������������� USED LISTINGS: Kuhn Knight 3030 tow TMR....................................$14,950 Kuhn Knight 5073 vert. TMR..................................$22,000 Kuhn Knight 3132 slinger spreader. .......................$22,900 Knight 3150 tow TMR.............................................$22,500 H&S 560 spreader.................................................. $12,500 ���������������������������������������� INGLESIDE ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION 4920 Hwy. 55, Loretto, MN 55357 763-479-1869 MIDLAND MACHINERY, INC. 3260 Iowa Hwy. 9, Rock Rapids, IA 51246 712-472-2828 (Call for used listings... INDIANA KIESEL ENTERPRISES 1198 S. Kiesel Drive, Princeton, IN 47670 812-386-6580 | www.kieselent.com FRIEDMAN DISTRIBUTING, INC. 606 3rd Street, Belle Plaine, IA 52208 319-444-3477 | 800-258-3671 www.friedmandistributinginc.com USED LISTINGS: 3100 Bale King processor........................................$10,500 7000 Hi-Line processor............................................$8,500 2004 Buhler/Versatile 2160 MFD, 5300 hours......$74,000 2008 CIH Maxxum 110 MFD loader, 900 hours....$62,500 JD 7710 MFD, 5200 hours......................................$64,500 ���������������������������������������� USED LISTINGS: Valley and Reinke center pivots Ag Rain hard hose Traveler Boss soft hose traveling gun Deutz pump, deep well pumps and electric motors PTO pump and generator ���������������������������������������� A24 800-622-8836 | Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com October 2012 used equipment directory� OCTOber NORTHWOOD EQUIPMENT, INC. 1120 2nd Street NW, Aitkin, MN 56431 218-927-2140 | www.northwoodequipment.com USED LISTINGS: John Deere 6210 low profile tractor with 640 loader........... .................................................................................$28,900 International 1466 tractor, cab, loader, major overhaul...... ................................................................................... $9,995 John Deere 946 center pivot, mower conditioner.. $21,500 New Holland 1431 disc bine, hydro swing, 13 ft......$7,900 New Holland 1411 disc bine, like new, 10 ft...........$16,900 ���������������������������������������� KRONEMANN CONSTRUCTION 1822 State Hwy. 210 East, Fergus Falls, MN 56537 218-739-6388 | www.kronemannconstruction.com (Call for used listings... Hwy. 30, Lake Wilson, MN 56151 507-879-3593 | 800-821-7092 ���������������������������������������� 2001 Flexi-coil 5000 air drill, 57', 12" spacing, semi pneumatic packers, 3450 TBH cart Flexi-coil 5000 air drill, 57', 9" spacing, 3450 TBT cart 1997 Flexi-coil 5000 air drill, 57', 9" spacing, steel press, primary blockage, 3450 TBT cart ���������������������������������������� BLUE HILLTOP, INC. TILLEMAN MOTOR CO. 4514 U.S. Hwy. 2 West, Havre, MT 59501 406-265-7865 USED LISTINGS: 2010 NH H7150, 18 ft. head..................................$33,000 2002 NH CR970 with 42' head............................ $125,000 1975 Versatile 800 Series, 6097 hours................... $8,000 1974 Versatile 800 Turbo, extra pump, 400 hours on overhaul....................................................................$10,500 2000 NH 678 baler.................................................. $12,000 ���������������������������������������� (Call for used listings... (Call for used listings... NEBRASKA MODERN FARM EQUIPMENT 302 E. Hwy. 20, Gordon, NE 69343 308-282-2368 | 877-282-2368 www.modernfarm.com CUSTOM MARKETING CO., LLC ���������������������������������������� TITAN MACHINERY REDWOOD FALLS KIMMES-BAUER IRRIGATION, INC. 1126 W. Main Avenue, West Fargo, ND 58078 701-281-0493 | 800-359-1785 www.discovercmc.com USED LISTINGS: 30HP Keho Fan.......................................................... $2,500 12" Spread-All, 3/4HP, single phase axial fan............$360 18" GSI 3HP single phase axial fan.............................$420 42' Scatter Kat grain spreader. .................................$1,320 24" GSI single phase 230v inline fan.......................$1,150 ���������������������������������������� 826 E. Bridge Street, Redwood Falls, MN 56283 507-637-2978 USED LISTINGS: Case IH 535 QT, 1400 hours, PTO, diff. locks 2007 Case IH AF7010 combine, 1150 eng hours, 892 sep 2002 Case IH 2388 combine, 1950 eng hours, 1450 sep, pusher 2011 Case IH MX335, 450 est. eng hours 2009 Case IH MX275, 2000 eng hours ���������������������������������������� 22100 Lillehei Ave., Hastings, MN 55033 651-437-1973 | 800-944-0880 Email: email@example.com (Call for used listings... MISSOURI BOONE COUNTY EQUIPMENT dba/ HENDERSON IMPLEMENT CO. USED LISTINGS: 2009 NH CR9060 #253, 450 sep. hours............. $195,000 2008 NH CR9060 #167, 925 sep. hours. ............. $165,000 (2) NH 98C 12 row 30 cornheads.................$59,000 each 2011 NH T8.330 #910, 240 HP, 361 hours.......... $195,000 2010 NH T7050 #948, 165 HP, 646 hours.......... $129,000 ���������������������������������������� HAUGEN SALES & LEASING 15690 69th Street SE, Wyndmere, ND 58081 701-439-2534 | 800-458-4796 UNITED FARMERS COOP 840 Pioneer Ave., Lafayette, MN 56054 507-228-8224 | 800-642-4104 www.ufcmn.com R&R SALES & SERVICE, INC. 802 16th Avenue, Franklin, NE 68939 308-425-6252 6111 Paris Road, Columbia, MO 65202 573-442-1252 | www.hendersonimp.com USED LISTINGS: New Holland TM120, low hours, clean....................$57,500 New Holland 900 forage harvester........................ $12,000 JD 4010 diesel........................................................... $8,995 New Holland C185 traded machine w/air, cab. .....$28,500 New Holland T5040, 595 hours, loader..................$41,900 ���������������������������������������� USED LISTINGS: Hardi 6600 132 ft. boom, 22" rows. ......................$65,900 Epire roller, 45 ft.....................................................$28,600 Demco grain kart 750..............................................$17,500 2011 Bobcat 5650 2-speed, heat..........................$32,900 NH 175 2-speed, hi-flow, 100 hours...................... $31,500 ���������������������������������������� USED LISTINGS: 10-tower planetary drive T-L pivot w/pump Feterl 12x72 auger Haybuster 2650 bale processor (2) John Deere 7100 planters Several Hardi sprayers, 60-90' boom ���������������������������������������� USED LISTINGS: GSI 510, 400 grain dryer, 3PH, LP Mixer Wagons, 200-950 cu. ft. 700 & 900 cu. ft. Supreme vertical mixers 560VB vertical manure spreader Truck mounted mixers ���������������������������������������� FRONTIER EQUIPMENT 13922 West Front St., Williston, ND 58801 701-744-0957 WESTBROOK AG POWER 31424 Hwy. 30, Westbrook, MN 56183 507-274-6101 | www.westbrookagpower.com SEED & FARM SUPPLY 1246 West Hwy. K, Liberal, MO 64762 417-843-6465 | www.seedandfarm.com CEMPER EQUIPMENT CO. 49491 Hwy. 20, O'Neill, NE 68763 Cell: 402-394-7099 | 402-336-3470 (Call for used listings... ���������������������������������������� GENERAL IRRIGATION, INC. 8973 Hwy. 1 South, Oakes, ND 58474 701-742-3223 | www.generalirrigation.com USED LISTINGS: 2004 3600 Kinze 16/31 11,000A field ready.........$74,900 2000 3600 Kinze 16/31 15,000A field ready........$64,900 1995 2600 Kinze 16/31, field ready. ...................... $39,900 520 JD drill 10", markers and harrow...................... $5,900 1593 Great Plains with coulter cart, 10" w/markers.......... ................................................................................... $6,500 ���������������������������������������� USED LISTINGS: Brandt 5000 EX vac, rebuilt Hutchinson Swing Away Auger 13"x102', rebuilt Hutchinson Swing Away Auger 13"x102' galvanized Hutchinson Swing Away Auger 12"x72' Hutchinson Swing Away Auger 10"x72' ���������������������������������������� (Call for used listings... ���������������������������������������� NEVILLE CONSTRUCTION, LLC (Call for used listings... ���������������������������������������� ISAACSON IMPLEMENT CO., INC. CUSTOM TRUCK & EQUIPMENT LLC 417 South 1st Street, McCool Junction, NE 68401 402-724-2413 | Cell: 402-362-7944 www.nevilleconstruction.com Email: firstname.lastname@example.org TITAN MACHINERY, INC. JAMESTOWN 1620 8th Ave. SW, Jamestown, ND 58401 701-252-8200 | www.titanmachinery.com 7701 East 24 Hwy., Kansas City, MO 64125 800-861-1065 | www.cte-equipment.com (Call for used listings... (Call for used listings... AG RESOURCES ���������������������������������������� 402 Western Avenue, Maddock, ND 58348 701-438-2851 ���������������������������������������� 337 Main Street, Nerstrand, MN 55053 507-334-4059 | www.isaacsonimplement.com USED LISTINGS: 2006 Cressoni 12 row 20 chopping cornhead, fits Case IH combine 2005 Brent Avalanche 1084 grain cart on tracks, scale tarp Versatile 4x4 555 3 point, PTO tractor 2007-2008 Wilrich V957 rippers, 5 shank and 7 shank Bush Hog TD1700, 3 section finishing, 17 ft. ���������������������������������������� (Call for used listings... BURGETT IRRIGATION 64808 711 Road, Verdon, NE 68457 Cell: 402-245-7046 ���������������������������������������� TATUM MOTOR COMPANY 931 N. Hwy. 71, Anderson, MO 64831 417-845-3563 | www.tatummotor.com (Call for used listings... NORTH DAKOTA ERICKSON IMPLEMENT, INC. 6719 Hwy. 200, Carrington, ND 58421 701-652-2012 | 701-652-2821 | 800-343-1766 USED LISTINGS: 2008 Lexion 580R Combine, 578 hours, 620170R42 duals, loaded 2008 Lexion F540 Flex Head w/AWS air bar 2003 CIH 2388, 1813 hours, lateral tilt, loaded 2005 CIH 2388, 866 hours, lateral tilt, loaded 2009 CIH 2020 Flex Head, 30 ft. w/Crary air reel ���������������������������������������� (Call for used listings... ���������������������������������������� ELEMENT SOLUTIONS 133 S. Bell Street, Bismarck, ND 58504 701-751-7171 | www.element-solutions.net (Call for used listings... ���������������������������������������� GOLDEN VALLEY TRACTOR 1403 N. 2nd Street, Clinton, MO 64735 660-885-5591 (Call for used listings... SOUTH DAKOTA TITAN MACHINERY, INC. PIERRE 29315 East Hwy. 14, Pierre, SD 57501 605-224-9247 | www.titanmachinery.com USED LISTINGS: (3) 2009 JD 9870 Combines, 1260-1350 sep. hours.......... ......................................................................$182,000 each (3) 2009 JD 635F Heads. ...............................$32,000 each 2009 JD 6350 Draper Head....................................$42,000 2007 NH CR9070, 1210 sep. hours..................... $150,000 2010 NH CR9070, 365 sep. hours.......................$252,000 ���������������������������������������� WILDUNG EQUIPMENT 116 4th Street, Nassau, MN 56251 320-668-2675 (Call for used listings... MONTANA FRONTLINE AG 127 South Main Street, Conrad, MT 59425 406-278-5531 | www.frontlineag.com USED LISTINGS: 2002 Case ATX5012 air drill/cart, 50', 12" spacing, ADX3360 TBT cart Flexi-coil 5000 air drill, 39', 7' spacing, steel press wheels, 1610 160 bu. cart USED LISTINGS: Case IH 1200 16N, bulk fill 1790 JD 12-23 bulk fill with fert. 3650 Kinze bulk fill 16N with fert. 3600 Kinze 16N with fert. 3600 Kinze 16-31 ���������������������������������������� RENSCH GARAGE, INC. 121 North Main St., Makoti, ND 58756 701-726-5696 October 2012 www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com | Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | 800-622-8836 A25 used equipment directory� OCTOber FAR BETTER FARM EQUIPMENT 12101 386th Ave., Westport, SD 57481 605-226-0732 | www.farbetterfarmequipment.com USED LISTINGS: 1050 Auger Wagons......................................Call for pricing JD 1750 8R30 Planter, vacuum, TW, dry fert., pro drives.... .................................................................................$25,500 2007 JD 1720 16R30 Stacker, TW, hyd. drive, vacuum....... .................................................................................$48,500 Kinze 24R30 3700 Planters..........................Call for pricing 2008 Miller Nitro 4365, 120' boom, 1600 gal., Raven Guidance, 1700 hours...........................................$228,000 ���������������������������������������� BALLWEG IMPLEMENT CO., INC. Highway 68 West, Waupun, WI 53963 920-324-3537 | 800-236-3768 www.ballweg.biz RAY HOFER STEEL SALES & CONSTRUCTION 468 South Main, Freeman, SD 57029 605-925-7194 | 888-788-9032 USED LISTINGS: 2011 MF9795 335/255 hours, 2WD, Field Star yield mapping w/display, chopper spreader, 25' auger................ ...............................................................................$225,000 2010 JD 9570 STS, 200/125 hours, YM, CM, bin ext., prem. cab............................................................... $231,500 2001 JD 9650 Walker, 3400/2225 hours, YM, CM, hopper topper, 20' auger, 4WD......................................... $105,000 2008 JD 9770 STS, 900/640 hours, CM, deluxe hdr. controls, prem. cab, duals....................................$225,000 1999 JD 9510 Walker, 4450/3160 hours, bin ext., no CM, DAM, F/A..................................................................$68,000 ���������������������������������������� USED LISTINGS: (5) Osborn Hog Feeders w/3 ring extensions.....$750 each "Best hog feeder you can buy" ���������������������������������������� FARMERS IMPLEMENT, LLC 525 Railroad Street, Allenton, WI 53002 262-629-4104 1200 Maple Avenue, Columbus, WI 920-623-9000 Ride in luxury with this sled that's loaded with comfort features like smooth suspensions, heated handgrips and optimal wind protection. Choose the top-of-the-line SE package Ride in luxury this sled that's loaded with and with get heated seats, a suspension comfort features like smooth suspensions, heated adjustable from the handlebars handgrips and optimal wind protection. while riding, even 12V power outlets. Choose the top-of-the-line SE package and get heated seats, a suspension Stop by to learn more about the Grand Touring and adjustable from the handlebars to experience our excellent customer service. Photo by Jade Albert WESTSIDE IMPLEMENT 2033 West Hwy. 212, Clark, SD 57225 605-532-3484 | 800-479-3484 www.westsideimplement.com (Call or visit website for used listings... WISCONSIN KOMRO SALES & SERVICE, INC. W4666 St. Hwy. 85, Durand, WI 54736 715-672-4263 | www.komrosales.com USED LISTINGS: 2006 Dry Hill, DH 400; 52' lagoon pump...............$10,900 Knight 4072, 4 auger TMR w/31" 3 auger discharge.......... ....................................................................................$7,500 2004 Knight 8118, manure spreader, 16.5x16.1 tires, front splash guard.................................................... $9,900 2005 Botec Knight 4090, 4 auger mixer less scale; 3 auger discharge, 31" long. ......................................$29,900 2003 John Deere 936; Mo-Co w/impeller conditioner......... ................................................................................... $9,900 ���������������������������������������� USED LISTINGS: 1991 1020 Case IH, #401219, 20 foot head........... $5,495 1996 1020 Case IH, #401406, 25 foot head. .......... $6,300 1990 1020 Case IH, #400373, 25 foot head.......... $6,900 2004 1020 Case IH, #401436, 30 foot head.........$17,000 2003 74C New Holland, #401268, 20 foot head.. $13,000 (All heads at Allenton location) ���������������������������������������� while riding, even 12V power outlets. autismspeaks.org/signs Some signs to look for: No big smiles or other joyful expressions by 6 months No babbling by 12 months No words by 16 months Learn more at In Colorado: In the Iowa:Grand Touring and Stop by to learn more about to experience our excellent customer service. RPM MOTORSPORTS Dealer Imprint 1251 Wadsworth 3001 Hwy. 71 East Goes Here Lakewood, CO 80214 Lake View, IA 51450 303-232-7576 712-657-2368 Dealer Imprint www.rpmms.com email@example.com Boasting contributions of over $2M Email: to North American snowmobile clubs, to date. Goes Here �2011 Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. (BRP). All rights reserved. �, TM and the BRP logo are trademarks of BRP or its affiliates. In the U.S.A., products are distributed by BRP US, Inc. Always ride responsibly and safely. Always observe applicable local laws and regulations. Always wear appropriate clothing, including a helmet. Don't drink and drive. 1107447 BLACKHAWK MARINE DUMKE BROTHERS 8897 Old 41 Road, Oconto, WI 54153 920-834-2075 � 2012 Autism Speaks Inc. "Autism Speaks" and "It's time to listen" & design are trademarks owned by Autism Speaks Inc. All rights reserved. The person depicted is a model and is used for illustrative purposes only. Boasting contributions of over $2M to North American snowmobile clubs, to date. �2011 Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. (BRP). All rights reserved. �, TM and the BRP logo are trademarks of BRP or its affiliates. In the U.S.A., products are distributed by BRP US, Inc. Always ride responsibly and safely. Always observe applicable local laws and regulations. Always wear appropriate clothing, including a helmet. Don't drink and drive. 1107447 USED LISTINGS: JD 2510D tractor JD late model 4020 JD 70 JD AR JD 3010G with loader ���������������������������������������� Corn Time � by Bob Lang MIDWEST GENERAL REPAIR & FABRICATION, LLC 201 Harrison Street, Reeseville, WI 53579 920-927-3851 | www.mgrf.com BARRON SUPPLY COMPANY 1621 E. Division Ave., Barron, WI 54812 715-537-9505 | 800-572-8333 www.barronsupply.net (Call for used listings... CLIFF'S, INC. ���������������������������������������� 408 South Madison St., Friesland, WI 53935 920-348-5153 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org USED LISTINGS: 1995 773 Bobcat skid loader, 3700 hours, #38663, open cab............................................................................$11,300 2011 S130 Bobcat skid loader, 300 hours, #39232, cab, joysticks................................................................... $23,625 2009 S205 Bobcat skid loader, 600 hours, #35388, cab, air, 2 speed, high-flow............................................ $30,999 2005 T250 Bobcat track loader, 3400 hours, #13696, cab, heat, joysticks.................................................$20,500 2007 331 Bobcat mini ex., 300 hours, #16982, open cab.. .................................................................................$26,500 ���������������������������������������� (Call for used listings... 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Call SUTHERLAND INDUSTRIES at 800-753-8277, or visit www.sutherlandindustries. com. 3/13 ������������������������������������������������������������������� HAY & HAY EQUIPMENT ROUND BALER BELTING AMERICAN MADE: Largest dealer in U.S. POULTRY BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY: HATCHERY FOR SALE Excellent build- Original Belting for all round balers including new John Deere - in stock! Save hundreds $$! Free shipping anywhere! No 800#, just best prices. Since 1973. MC/Visa/Discover/Am. Express or C.O.D. Contact HAMMOND EQUIPMENT in Faundale, AL 36738, phone 334-627-3348, or visit our website at www.balerbelts.com. 12/12 shipping on sets. Call balerbeltsandhaybeds.com. 800-223-1312 or visit www. 10/12 ings and equipment, including delivery vehicles and grow out building, plus strong customer base. Located in Eastern Iowa. Other options. Call 563-652-5407. 10/12 ������������������������������������������������������������������� BALER BELTS � all balers. Genuine JD. Made in the USA. Free WANT TO BUY 682-3332. WANTED � Caterpiller cable scrapers, LEVER HOLDINGS INC. 30610/12 DAIRY ALFALFA AND STOCKER HAY � All sizes and qualities of square bales delivered to you by semi-load. Call 877-285-8200 or 800-835-2096. 9/12 ������������������������������������������������������������������� To place your Classified Ad in the Midwest Farm & Livestock Directory, Call Today! 800-622-8836 NOW OPEN! MIDWEST PLASTIC PRODUCTS Apex SE (Formerly known as Wisconsin Plastic Drain Tile) at Plainfield, IA L E T R A IE H T D E UGG R YOU'D B T. IF IT H HTE RASSMEN ANY TIG OR HA SUED F Email: firstname.lastname@example.org 800-362-6642 920-674-3332 Sizes 3"� 48" t the k ou d chec ful an Then power its? trawer e lim SE. Ul r ic Po ing th for Apex push Elect e t st th ou � f ir ension g te ab skis ld's susp na o r or chin io w ai tw e tr et allPass e; th ing on rm-s and strok 12 lls "a est th ust; e 20 hott exha dt ca sis 4Th ar ne " UP g. EX . arqu ble Ge ndlin sive m M let go u ha r elia Ji cl r p r ve ex ar ne l ne r sh r ing; ex ow you'l razo Stee n Ap and and vetera fort rottle com e th what day of th , allueeze power e sq On . SE Apex MANUFACTURER OF QUALITY DRAIN TILE SINCE 1972 'S ONLY W ORLDWITH SLEDS PO WER IC ELECTR G STEERIN SINGLE WALL & DUAL WALL FITTINGS TO FIT ALL This document contains many of Yamaha's valuable trademarks. It may also contain trademarks belonging to other companies. Any references to other companies or their products are for identification purposes only, and are not intended to be an endorsement. Rider shown operating a Apex SE. Always wear an approved helmet and eye protection. Observe all state and local laws. Respect the rights of others. Ride within your capabilities. Allow extra time and plenty of distance for maneuvering. Do not perform stunts. �2011 Yamaha Motor Corp. U.S.A. All rights reserved. For the Yamaha dealer nearest you and to find out about Pro Yamaha dealers, visit yamahasnowmobiles.com 365 E. Racine Street, Jefferson, WI 53549 920-674-9280 www.rockriverpowersports.com A28 800-622-8836 | ROCK RIVER POWER SPORTS EXCELLENT CUSTOMER SERVICE Distribution Yard at Jesup, IA www.draintile.com Agri-Cover, Inc. ................................. B21 Agri-Dry LLC ..................................... B28 Agri-Tech Industrial ........................... B60 Agrilogic Crop Insurance Services.. B40 AirVac Systems, Inc. ........................ B25 Ammbusher ...................................... B55 Bair Products, Inc............................. B18 Berg Equipment Corp...................... B44 Binful, Inc. ......................................... B60 Boot Outfitters .................................. B58 BPSF ................................................. B58 Branson Tractor Co. ......................... B07 BROCK............................................. B02 Calmer Cornheads........................... B39 CAN-AM ATV................................... B34 Canamer International ..................... B60 Cardinal Wireless ............................. B40 CASE FARMALL ............................. B38 CASE MAGNUM............................. B48 Cayenne Technology ....................... B40 CHIEF BUILDINGS......................... B46 Christianson Systems ...................... B57 Common Sense Mfg. ...................... B60 Construction Accessories, Inc......... B17 Cox Mfg. dba Dalton Ag.................. B47 Crest Precast, Inc..............................IBC Cross Manufacturing ....................... B27 Crosstech Manufacturing ................ B35 Custom Made Products .................. B36 D&K Trailers Mfg. ............................. B50 Dakota Skid Steers .......................... B55 Diamond W Corrals/Burlington Welding.. B59 Don Hardy ........................................ B47 Dyna-Flo Inc. .................................... B45 Egbers Flighting & Supply............... B34 Electric Cleaner Co. ......................... B35 Elk Creek Welding & Steel............... B56 Elliot Essentials................................. B58 Elston Mfg. Inc. ................................ B16 Emerson Mfg. ................................... B49 Endura Plas ...................................... B39 Erickson Mfg. Co., Inc. .................... B52 Far Better Farm Equipment .... B12, B25 Farmers National Co........................ B43 FarmTek ............................................ B33 Flexxifinger ........................................ B39 Force Unlimited ................................ B47 Four Star Service, Inc....................... B59 Fre-Flo Water .................................... B24 Frontier, Inc. ...................................... B60 FS Manufacturing............................. B53 Gabel Belting .................................... B48 GEHL ................................................ B50 Goldec International ......................... B60 Grassworks Weed Wiper ................. B46 Greenwell Mfg. .......................IFC & IBC GSI ...............................................B04-05 Hagedorn.......................................... B03 Hardy Mfg. Co. ..................................IFC Harms Mfg., Inc................................ B36 Harrison Tire Tanks........................... B57 HAYBUSTER ..............................B08-09 Heatronics Infrared........................... B52 Herbruck Poultry Ranch................... B50 Highline Mfg. LTD............................. B39 Hill Co Technologies ........................ B40 Hillsboro Industries .......................... B44 Holcomb Scrapers, Inc.................... B60 Honeyville Metal ............................... B26 Hoskins Mfg. .................................... B60 Hydro Pump Company ................... B37 Imperial Marketing............................ B58 JD Skiles Company ......................... B14 John Deere ........................................IFC K&K Manufacturing.......................... B56 Karam Mfg........................................ B52 Kelderman Mfg., Inc......................... B45 KINZE ............................................... B49 Kringstad Ironworks ......................... B56 KUBOTA FULL LINE ...................... B46 Larry Hak .......................................... B42 Lever Enterprises ............................. B59 Lieneman Mgmt ............................... B47 LINDSAY .......................................... B24 Lite Form International ..................... B41 Little Sioux Prairie Co. ...................... B50 Livestock Steel ................................. B59 Lone Star Enterprises ...................... B54 Lowry Mfg. Co. ................................. B57 Lundell Plastics, Inc. ........................ B52 Lura Enterprises ............................... B46 MAHINDRA...................................... B51 Maljohn Co. ...................................... B22 Martin Baggers................................. B60 Martin Metall LLC ............................. B34 MASSEY FERGUSON HH ............ B56 May Wes ........................................... B01 MBSC Direct..................................... B27 MEYER'S EQUIPMENT ................. B11 Micro Trak ......................................... B20 Midwest Equipment Sales ............... B41 Mikes Heating Inc. ........................... B59 Mil-Stak, Inc. ..................................... B41 Minden Machine Shop .................... B13 MIRACO ......................................B29-32 MJ Hydrostatics, Inc. ....................... B43 MK Martin Enterprises, Inc. ............. B15 Morris Industries ............................... B27 Mud Smith LLC ................................ B36 Neptune Pump Co. .......................... B44 New Horizon Corp. .......................... B28 Norwood Sales................................. B23 NTH ................................................... B18 Orthman Mfg. ................................... B53 Osseo Plastics & Supply ................. B55 P&L Fertilizer......................................IBC Palomino Mfg. Corp. ........................ B43 Parasal Mfg....................................... B44 Pequea Machine Corp..................... B57 Performance Medical ....................... B49 Peterson Mfg. Co. ............................ B55 Phase-A-Matic .................................. B33 Poly Dome ........................................ B51 Polytech ............................................ B51 Pomp's Tire....................................... B57 Precision Mfg.................................... B42 Pro-Stitch Distributing ...................... B26 Purple Wave Auction..........................BC QED Dryer Sales & Mfg................... B33 Rawhide Portable Corral .................. B49 REINKE ............................................ B21 Replacement Flighting ..................... B59 Riceland ............................................ B27 Rick's Welding .................................. B60 Rust Sales, Inc.................................. B35 Schiltz Mfg. ....................................... B26 Scott Manufacturers......................... B26 Scott's Mfg........................................ B59 SENTINEL........................................ B28 Sheyenne Tooling & Mfg.................. B53 SI Distributing ................................... B53 SI FEEDERS.................................... B36 Sidney Mfg........................................ B41 Simonsen Industries ........................ B38 SIOUX STEEL BINS ....................... B42 SIOUX STEEL LIVESTOCK........... B54 Solar Feeders ................................... B23 Sorensen Equipment ....................... B58 SRS Crisafulli .................................... B59 Star Hill Jawz .................................... B45 Stoney Creek Equipment ................ B59 Strobel Mfg. ...................................... B14 Sudenga Ind. .................................... B15 SUNFLOWER .................................. B22 Super Sorter ..................................... B55 Superior Outdoor Power .................. B57 Sweet Pro ......................................... B42 Swift Hitch ......................................... B28 Swift Mfg. .......................................... B38 Syntex Industries .............................. B57 T-L IRRIGATION .............................. B10 T&S Mfg. ........................................... B20 Tandem Products ............................. B35 Te Slaa Manufacturing ..................... B12 Tilton Equipment Co. ....................... B43 TJ Tools ............................................. B60 Tridekon ............................................ B19 Truck Country ................................... B38 True North Steel................................ B37 TSGC, Inc. ........................................ B33 TSR Parts .......................................... B54 Tubeline ............................................. B13 Tubeline/Horst.....................................FC Twin Diamond Industries ................. B50 Udy Corp. ......................................... B60 Universal Industries, Inc................... B17 USA Tire Mgmt. Systems, Inc. ........ B45 VALLEY ............................................ B06 VALMETAL....................................... B52 Vermeline Ag Equipment ................. B52 VERSATILE ...................................... B58 Walinga ..............................................IBC Waste Oil Furnaces.......................... B37 Wayne's Inc. ..................................... B25 Westfield Industries .......................... B19 Wiegand Lining Systems ................. B55 Wind Turbine Industries Corp. ......... B37 Wingert Sales ................................... B34 Wingfoot Commercial Tire System . B16 YAMAHA ATV .................................. B48 GENERAL A.L. Doering Spark Plug .................. A17 All States Ag Parts............................ A22 Ash Enterprises ................................ A13 Auger Jogger.................................... A13 Barron Supply................................... A17 Big Tractor Parts ............................... A22 Britespan Building Systems ............ A13 Brothers Equipment ......................... A10 CAN-AM COMMANDER................ A13 CHIEF BINS..................................... A17 Circle D Corporation ........................ A17 Cloveridge Converting Corp............ A17 D&R Feed ......................................... A17 DMC.................................................. A12 E-Tip, Inc. .......................................... A17 EFS Distributing .............................. A15 Endless Energy ................................ A17 Fehr Cab Interiors ............................ A17 Gilberts Sale Yard LLC ..................... A15 Goodwin Industries .......................... A19 Herrs Machine .................................. A22 Hertz Farm Management ................ A21 Hey Machinery Co. .......................... A21 Hi Fold Door Corp............................ A21 Hydraulic Parts & Supply ................. A22 Hydro Service ................................... A21 J&M WAGONS ............................... A15 Joe Mescan Windmill....................... A21 Johnson Drainage Plows................. A21 Kencove Farm Fence Supplies ....... A23 Kermco-De Haai, Inc. ...................... A23 M's Machine & Mfg. Co., Inc........... A22 Machine Services, Inc...................... A21 Medi-Dart .......................................... A16 Meg-Mo System............................... A23 Mid America Land Service .............. A20 Natural Insecto Products ................. A23 Neville Construction LLC ................. A21 Norris Scale Co. ............................... A13 OK Enterprises ................................. A22 Peck Mfg........................................... A10 POLARIS ATV.................................. A21 POLARIS RANGER ........................ A15 POLARIS SLEDS ............................ A16 Poly Fabrics ...................................... A27 Quarry Service, Inc........................... A27 Red Horizon Equipment .................. A22 Rhody Steel Construction................ A23 RJ Bowers ........................................ A23 Ron's Mfg. ........................................ A23 S&W Welding, Inc. ........................... A16 Schweiss Bi-Fold Doors .................. 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A20 Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com October 2012 � � � Product Spotlight � � � Stop filter fuel gelling in cold weather To help prevent diesel/biodiesel fuel gelling in cold weather, E-Tip, Inc. introduces the Universal Fuel Filter PreheaterTM that mounts easily to the engine fuel filter. It is just one in an extensive line of products for cold weather starting, security, safety and maintenance. Cold conditions often affect fuel flow during start-up and in daily operations. When it is cold enough to cause fuel gelling, over-theroad trucks, heavy machinery, automobiles, generators and other equipment that must operate in low temperatures can become disabled. The gelling plugs the filter, preventing fuel passage. The only solutions are to replace the filter or warm up the fuel until it flows again, requiring towing the equipment to an inside location or bringing a heater to the equipment site. tanks overnight. No cutting or welding, just clean mounting area on fuel tank, peel and stick it on. Include both the "Peel & Stick" Universal PreheaterTM for engines, hydraulic systems, transmissions, gear boxes, etc. and the Universal Filter PreheaterTM in your cold weather package and be assured that you have selected a more effective and complete solution to cold weather-related problems. The Universal Fuel Filter PreheaterTM carries a three-year materials and workmanship warranty. A standard 12v Pre-heater is priced at $138. Contact E-Tip, Inc. at 800-530-5064, email email@example.com, or visit www.etipinc. com for more information. ���������������������������������������� Marine-style wheel bearings with springloaded grease cups will resist water contamination, and has only one greaseable high thrust ball bearing on the drive line behind the PTO shaft. The Dyna Flo pump operates at 1,000 RPM and will produce 3,000 GPM at approx. 15 feet of lift. The 12"x50' hoses are fitted with ring lock ends. The pump can be used for flood control, emptying sloughs, flooding rice ponds and cranberry ponds as well as for water transfer. For more information about this pump, visit www.dynaflopump.com. ���������������������������������������� Lam-Ply Trusses can span up to 72 feet Used in many applications, from machinery storage to livestock facilities to horse arenas Starwood Rafters, the manufacturers of Lam-Ply trusses, is a company devoted to building high-quality trusses for large buildings. They offer many types of trusses to meet any need, including: � Pole sheds � Riding arenas � Free stalls � Solar barns � Pavilion shelters � Machinery storage The Lam-Ply Truss can span up to 72 feet and is used in many applications, from machinery storage to livestock facilities to horse arenas. It also has been developed with a gambrel-style and a mono-slope design. Dyna Flo, Inc. announces the Dyna Flo Pump General Irrigation is licensed in sales, design and installation of deep well and submersible pumps with 40+ years' handson experience. We have been selling and installing electric pumps, diesel-driven pumps and PTO pumps for irrigation and industrial applications. We have extensive knowledge in handling water and a subsurface and surface dewatering division. 3-point implement caddies from Elk Creek Welding & Steel Products The new Model 500 from Elk Creek Welding & Steel Products is designed for mounting tank or hopper on frame. (Frame does not raise and lower - only the rear hitch.) Gelled Diesel Fuel Filter Elk Creek Model 500 Features include: � Lift capacity: 15,000 lbs. � Carrying capacity: 27,000 lbs. total with 3,000 lbs. on hitch � Lifting hitch: 3-point style, 12" to 48" lower tug height - Cat. III - adjustable top link � Axle/tires: four 6,000 lbs. hub/spindles 16.5L x 16.1 - floatation tires on "rocking bolster" � Dual wheels: 90" wide center to center (std. width for 30" rows - wider row spacings by special order) Fuel Filter Preheater Starwood Rafters: About the Company Founded in 1964 as a manufacturer of laminated arch rafters and beams, the company started out in Independence, Wisconsin as a three-man operation, with the original owners, Joseph Wozney and his two partners working nights after working their regular jobs. In the early 1970's, they developed the LamPly Truss. It combines plywood, glulams, and dimensional lumber to make a truss that is stronger than a conventional web truss. This allows the builder to space them further apart to reduce erection time and labor costs. This design also limits bird nesting and improves ventilation in livestock facilities. Today, Corey Wozney and Steve Wozney, Joseph's sons, operate the company. Starwood Rafters is still in Independence, Wisconsin and now ships its products anywhere in the U.S. For more information, contact Starwood Rafters, Inc., W24141 Starwood Lane, Independence, WI 54747. Call 715-985-3117, toll-free 888-525-5878, or fax 715-9855222. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit online at www.starwoodrafters.com. The Universal Fuel Filter PreheaterTM offers a simple solution. It is a thin, flexible, silicone/fiberglass heating pad that easily wraps around the metal filterhousing to maintain full contact and evenly transmit heat quickly. It converts the metal filterhousing into the heating element, acting an electric blanket for the fuel filterhousing. When it is time to change the filter element, the Universal Fuel Filter PreheaterTM is easily released for transfer to the new filterhousing. The 4"x7" Preheater draws 85 watts and is available in several voltages. See our website's Maintenance section for further technical specifications. E-Tip, Inc. also carries the 120v "Peel & Stick" Universal PreheaterTM to warm fuel October 2012 Throughout the years, we have had many calls from farmers and contractors desiring a flood pump that would pump 3,000 gallons per minute without exhausting their budget. Two-and-a-half years ago, General Irrigation created the Dyna Flo Pump. We decided it keep it simple using proven technology. The water lube bearings and spiders are similar to what a deep well turbine is built with. The packing box and gland are similar to what a centrifugal pump would use, and the lower end has a greaseable bearing like a turbine pump would. We incorporated an adjustable swivel on the hitch to more easily adapt to ditches, canals and sump holes. Sand collars are used to deflect silt and sand away from the water lube bearing retainers. � Frame: 8" square/rectangular tubing � Front hitch: forged steel pintle style with safety chain and jack � Hydraulic depth control valve Elk Creek Welding & Steel Products, Inc. also has bale andportable feeders, panels andfence, feed bins, chutes, tubs, alleys, portable buildings andtree shears. For more information, contact Elk Creek Welding & Steel Products, Inc., Formerly Elk Creek Engineering, Elk Creek, NE 68348, 6 Miles South of Tecumseh, NE on Hwy. 50, phone 402-335-2610, or visit our website at www.elkcreekwelding.com. Delivery available! Dealers wanted! www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com | Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | 800-622-8836 A29 � � � Product Spotlight � � � The JackJaw� Extractor Advantage at factory direct introductory pricing of $149 for Fall 2012 More than 3,000 JackJaw� extractors are now in use in North America in construction, public works, tent rental, public utilities and farming industries. News of the JackJaw� T-post extractor is spreading quickly across North America and Australia as the easiest, safest and quickest method of fence post pulling. The powerful, patent pending jaw and lever mechanism allows you to pull the T-posts straight out of the ground without damage to the posts. The sturdy lever arm gives you a 9- to 1-mechanical advantage. The specially hardened jaws grip the T-post directly for quick and easy extraction. A 100 lb. push down on the handle generates a 900 lb. upward force and an 1800 lb. gripping force on the T-Post. Tilted posts? No problem! Just lean the JackJaw� extractor to align with the post. It never slips and completely eliminates back and shoulder strain from this ranch problem, that is common with other types of pullers. JackJaw� Model 203 T-post extractors are assembled in Dayton, Ohio from heavy gauge steel plate and tubing, to provide years of reliable service. The unit weighs only 18 lbs. and is plated with zinc and clear chromate for long lasting durability and corrosion resistance. Visit the website at www.jackjaw.com and click on the Fencing Section to see the unit in operation. Enter Fall Coupon Code to get the special price. Call Bob Anderson at 937609-8937, or email him at bob@jackjaw. com for more information. Dealer inquires are welcome. ���������������������������������������� FlexxifingerTM is the choice of mechanized farmers worldwide On a hot, harvest day in 1998, Dave Dietrich discovered that long, rigid, metal lifters did not work in short, brittle, pulse crops. More lentils were going on the ground than into his combine. He needed to get those lifters off his header and was frustrated with the length of time it took to remove them since they were bolted on from underneath the header. He was losing valuable harvest time. The third advantage is that it can increase the resale value of your tractor by as much as $1,000 or more, by showing that someone has taken care of it. Fehr Cab Kits are sold as pre-cut panels in original materials, ready to install in the tractor cabs and come complete with adhesive and instructions. Most farmers can replace their old cab parts with the new kits in one afternoon or one day, depending on which tractor they are working on. Fehr Cab Interiors also installs the kits for customers at their shop or on farmers' farms so they understand how the panels need to fit. New vacuum-formed headliners are now available for the Versatile Series IV, the Case-IH Magnum and Maxuum Series, JD 9600 Combines, JD 8200, the Ford TW 7700 Series, JD 55 & 60 Series, JD 7200, the AGCO 8000 Series and White Series-3 cabs. For complete listing, catalogs or prices anytime, call 815-692-3355 or visit www. fehrcab.com. ���������������������������������������� What he needed was a lifter that: � Uses a system of attaching and removing the lifter that is quick and easy (reducing down time) � Is short, to reduce the travel time of the crop moving from ground to header � Uses a nylon "finger" that is gentle on the crop while it lifts the crop and guides it over the knife and into the header � Is gentle on the combine - the nylon finger will break before the metal lifter breaks causing virtually no damage to the combine � Has a forward-lifting point that is infinitely adjustable so that all the lifters work in unison The above criteria produced the Pulse Crop Lifter which is: � Gentle on the crop � Safe and gentle to the combine � Infinitely adjustable � Quick and easy to attach and remove from the header. The Pulse Crop Lifter This year will see a limited number of FlexxiFloatTM lifters available. The FlexxiFloatTM is a series of lifters that work well where the ground is rough and rolling. All of our lifters, including those still under development, attach to the header using our patented QDTM technology. As the farmer moves from one crop to another through varying ground conditions, the QDTM attaching system makes it very convenient for the farmer to quickly change lifters to have the best "tool" for the job. We are proud to say that our lifters are used in Canada, the United States, Australia, New Zealand, Africa and several countries in Europe. Our mission is to develop a reliable line of harvest products that are "The Choice of Mechanized Farmers WorldwideTM". For more information, visit us at www. flexxifinger.com, call 800-544-8512 in USA, 800-952-1510 in Canada or fax us at 306642-3520. ���������������������������������������� Eliminate the dangerous and dirty manual clean out of headers Goodwin Industries has a corn header sweep for you Pictured on the right is a header sweep built and manufactured by Goodwin Industries Inc. of Burns, KS. The header sweep is designed to sweep in down corn, broken stalks, and dry leaf buildup. This in turn eliminates dangerous and dirty manual clean out of the header. This is done with drag arms connected to a crank shaft, which continuously pulls the stalks into the auger. ENDURABOWL � The most efficient water bowl of its kind! EnduraPlas/AgriMaxx of Neche, North Dakota, has further developed its highly successful poly heated water bowl, finetuning its features to make it the most durable, user-friendly, and economical poly heated cattle waterer on the market. In side-by-side testing, the EnduraBowl was proven to be 30% more efficient than other leading water bowl brands! Less energy consumption means cattle producers can save money daily by using this model. Call 877-877-4370 for more information and ask for your free product guide or visit www. enduraplas.com. Improving tractor comfort and adding value with a new cab interior If your tractor is ten to fifteen years old, replacing the cab interior with a Fehr Cab Kit has three advantages. The first improvement is a quieter cab and improved sound control. With age, dirt and debris harden the foam liner so that sound waves are no longer absorbed, bouncing from cab wall to wall, damaging your hearing. The second improvement is a cleaner environment, and increased comfort. If you have to work in the cab all day with walls that are sagging, dirty and rattling, it creates a miserable atmosphere. Often mice nest in the insulation (in combine cabs, especially) and it is necessary to replace all the acoustical panels to get rid of the smell and debris. A new Fehr Cab Kit can improve your workspace immensely. A30 HD Crop Lifter Pictured: Header sweep built and manufactured by Goodwin Industries The success of the Pulse Crop Lifter in recovering lentils, peas and edible beans convinced farmers and Dietrich that this technology would be equally effective in salvaging cereal crops that had been flattened by heavy rain, strong winds, hail or insect damage and heavy crops like canola which needed a lifter with additional strength to hold the crop above the cutting knife. The HD (heavy duty) Crop Lifter has proven its worth over the last three years. Flexxifinger QD Industries Inc. now produces the Pulse Crop Lifter, the HD Lifter, the MidCutTM lifter and the HighCutTM lifter. We have a lifting pan that can be attached to the Pulse Crop Lifter to help reduce shatter loss. With this design, the drag arms pull back, pickup, and move forward, set down and pull back again. This unit can be left on and in use at all times. It is not big and bulky and will not hinder good standing corn. You just put it on and let it run. The header sweep is powered by a hydraulic motor connected to the reel drive which allows for variable speed adjustment. Each drag arm is connected to a spring bar, which allows for tension release when necessary. Also, by using a "V" belt drive slippage is possible when needed. The design allows for easy installation on most headers. Contact Goodwin Industries, Inc., 215 West Broadway, Burns, KS 66840, phone: 620726-5281, or www.goodwinsweep.com. October 2012 800-622-8836 | Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com � � � Product SPotlight � � � hillsboro Series 3000 Aluminum truck bed Hillsboro continues to expand the aluminum product line with the addition of the Series 3000 Aluminum Truck Bed. This new aluminum truck bed has a durable adjustable height bulkhead with 1-1/2" square tube louvers and full height side support gussets. The standard features also include 6" tall fold down side rails with slam latches. The bed comes with a pre-mounted gooseneck hitch with a 2-5/16" ball and a flush-mount lid. The adjustable width long sills allow the bed to be fitted to multiple frame widths. The Series 3000 also comes standard with a 2" receiver hitch. The rear of the bed has tapered corners, while the front corners of the 96" wide beds for dual wheel trucks are also tapered. #3. American Eagle: High volume is more important than high pressure. American Eagle puts out only 8 to 9 psi but can supply up to six diffusers. The competition: Diaphragm more pressure, but can only supply a maximum of two diffusers. #4. American Eagle: 8 to 9 psi will supply one diffuser 14 to 16 feet. The competition: Diaphragms will pump deeper but with very little volume of air. The deeper you pump, the less volume. #5. American Eagle: Bellow warranty, five years. The competition: Diaphragm warranty�ZERO! #6. American Eagle: 5, 4, 3, 2 and 1-year warranty with an emailed picture of the defective part�and it ships out FREE the same day. The competition: Diaphragm warranty policy states the part may need to be shipped from as far away as Canada to be evaluated�then determined if it is the customers fault. Any new part will be shipped at the customer's expense for parts, plus shipping both ways. (This can take months. We know a Diaphragm customer still waiting over a year.) #7. American Eagle: Pump action is a huge 1 and 3/4" stroke some call intermittent. Most pumps are. The Eagles huge volume of air creates the most effective method of water circulation. More air, more circulation. The competition: Only 1/2" stroke, also intermittent. Less volume of air results in much less water circulation. Simplify cattle containment with automatic gates K&K Manufacturing introduces a portable electric livestock gate, enabling you incredible ease of corralling your cattle. You simply put up a temporary fence with the Auto Cattle Gate attached around a water supply. The 48" x 72" gate is then left in the OPEN position for several days, then switched to AUTOMATIC. The Auto Cattle Gate gate opens automatically when a cow steps on a switched mat and then closes once the cow has passed through. Needing no external power source, it is powered by a 12-volt battery, charged by a Photovoltaic solar panel. convert existing standard StALk StOMPerS to the popular Quick Disconnect The Quick Disconnect STALK STOMPERS were released in 2011 and designed for ease with installing, adjusting and removal. As a result of the popularity of this design, May Wes now offers an upgrade package to enable corn head owners with the original standard mount May Wes STALK STOMPER to make a straight-forward switch to the new Quick Disconnect design. Why choose May Wes Original Stalk Stompers? May Wes is the Original STALK STOMPER manufacturer with over 30 years of experience proving the product line. The May Wes STALK STOMPER shoe comes with a �" thick ultra high molecular weight (UHMW) poly liner over the thick metal shoe. The poly finish provides an advantage compared to metal for its nonstick surface and resistance to abrasion. May Wes's line of STALK STOMPER products are competitively priced and have the manufacturing capacity to meet high quantity seasonal demands. Learn more about May Wes Combine STALK STOMPER products by visiting the website at http://www.maywes.com/stalk_ stompers_combines. hillsboro continues the tradition of quality and class. The Hillsboro tradition of dominating in quality and excelling in class continues with the addition of the New Series 3000 Aluminum Truck Bed. Call Hillsboro Industries at 800-835-0209, or visit www.hillsboroindustries.com for more information on the new bed as well other quality Hillsboro products. ���������������������������������������� About May Wes Since 1972, May Wes Manufacturing has been working with poly-based products and assures all products have been fieldtested and farmer-approved before they're sold. The company has always been an innovator of the Ag equipment after-market components leveraging expertise with UHMW Polyethylene material. May Wes is a division of Pride Solutions and is located in Hutchinson, MN, USA. ���������������������������������������� Pond aeration windmills: Why American eagle beats the competition, reasons one through seven (out of 21) K&K Manufacturing also introduces the ATV Remote Gate. It is made for remote or hightraffic areas and is controlled by a small remote control that can be activiated from up to 350 feet away. It is also powered by a 12-volt battery, charged by the Photovoltaic solar panel. The frame of the gate is made with 1.25 inch square tubing with the sides doubled for added strength. Each side also includes four eye-bolts to tie wire to the frame. For more information, call 402-9848864 Cell: 402-984-4809 or visit www. autocattlegate.com. ���������������������������������������� Syntex industries is proud to introduce roll tarps for side dump trailers Available in mesh or 18 oz. vinyl, Syntex uses high tear strength material and adds reinforcements in high stress areas. The side dump tarps are available for any brand of trailer. Syntex also manufactures roll tarps for grain trailers, grain carts, wagons, truck boxes, feed bodies, belly dumps and dump trucks. Contact Syntex Industries for further information at 515-332-3265 or email email@example.com, or visit syntexindustries.com. See our "compare" video on our web site (www.pondaeration.com) to see why 100% of who compare `hands on' buy the American eagle. #1. American Eagle: the bellow is by Firestone, which can last 15 to 20 years under a heavy duty 2,000# truck. The competition: Diaphragms need replacement as early as two years. #2. American Eagle: Bellow most volume of air; 3 to 6 cfm with a 10 � 15 mph wind�even more at 15 � 27 mph wind. The competition: Diaphragms 1 to 3 cfm�maximum. October 2012 American eagle Pond Aerating Windmill May Wes Announces Quick Disconnect StALk StOMPer Product expansion May Wes, recognized Ag industry leader for tire protection from stubble damage, has released several new additions to their growing list of Quick Disconnect STALK STOMPER row-mount products. Newly added to their product offerings are the John Deere 90/40 Series, available in 9" and 14" shoes and Case IH 900/1000 Series, both available in 9"and 14" shoes. To read fourteen more reasons to choose American Eagle, go to our website at www. pondaeration.com/before.html. For more information contact Joe Mescan at American Eagle Windmills, 440-2363278; fax 440-236-5496 or email joem@ pondaeration.com. Visit online at www. pondaeration.com www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com | Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | 800-622-8836 A31 � � � Product Spotlight � � � Unique heart formula saves countless lives Over 20 years ago Jim Strauss suffered a major heart attack and was told he would need bypass surgery or he would die. Jim was born into a family of herbalists stretching back to the 17th century. He learned these crafts during childhood, gathering medicinal herbs in the Austrian countryside with his grandmother. He was taught that tasting herbs could detect their medicinal value, but balance and proportion were the keys to producing formulas that were effective and immediate. Jim's heart attack was not a fluke. He admits to having lived in the fast lane, ignoring the healthier lifestyle of his parents. He considers himself fortunate as nearly half of first time heart attacks end in death. Relying on knowledge acquired over the years, he refused the recommended surgery and instead put together an herbal formula which he immediately applied to himself with outstanding results. In 3 months, his 2" arterial blockage was cleared. Since that time, Jim has shared his formula with thousands around the world who are living testimonials to its curative powers. One of many clients recently wrote: "I would like to tell you that after three months of using Strauss Heart Drops, I am a new man. I am 86 years old, no more the tired feeling I had, my swollen feet are normal again, and my bowel is working normally. Two specialists had told me `we can't help you'." -- Sincerely, Peter A. Wiebe. Free Strauss Heart Drops information packages are available by phoning Performance Medical Plus toll-free at 877271-1312. (Not available in Iowa.) ���������������������������������������� Flock Buster has many uses outside of the agricultural industry as well. The product has proven to be an essential part of an effective wildlife management program assisting airports with bird control. Flock Buster is also useful in eliminating birds at landfills, golf courses, marinas, parks and any other outdoor recreational areas. For more information on Flock Buster, visit the company's website at www.flockbuster. com or call 877-NO-CROWS. the past twenty-plus years and stands alone as the only company to offer a guarantee of this magnitude. PowerLift Doors offers the only hydraulic door and framework in the industry that is totally welded together � top to bottom � to form one piece and without being bolted together in the field. To assure proper installation and customer peace of mind, experienced company specialists add to the guarantee by installing every door. Each door is custom designed and fabricated to the exact building measurements and specifications, ensuring a great fit and solid weather seals in all regions of the country. PowerLift stands alone with its commitment to quality, customer service and now a lifetime warranty. Contact Powerlift Hydraulic Doors at 507-368-9500, email info@powerliftdoors. com or visit www.powerliftdoors.com for all your hydraulic door needs. ���������������������������������������� ���������������������������������������� Need to supplement with different types of feed? Solar Feeders are accurately and reliably programmed to distribute any bulk feed � up to six times a day � with feeds including but not limited to grains, rice and soybean hulls, hominy and citrus pulp. Solar Feeders are readily available in three standard feed capacities: 1000, 2500 and 6000 pounds. Each feeder is designed to last many years; manufactured 100 percent in the U.S.A. with rugged construction and quality components. Solar Feeders are designed so that each component � battery, motor and timer can be replaced at minimal cost at a local co-op or hardware store. Solar Feeders has taken every necessary step to produce a reliable and tested product that is ideal for any size livestock in any climate. Each Solar Feeder is warranted � a testament to the faith Solar Feeders has in its product. For more information call 479-648-0066 or visit www.solarfeeders.com. Standard features include: � 5 ton capacity hopper (170 cu. ft.) � Adjustable wheel width, 72" to 120" � Hydraulic wheel drive actuation � 40" of ground clearance to the distributor fan � Stainless steel construction � New 11.25" x 28" 12 ply tires, mounted and installed � 540 RPM PTO drive (variable rate and GPS compatibility available) � Heavy duty machined steel hitch clevis � Gearbox driven distributor fan � Heavy duty tubular frame For more information, please contact Simonsen Manufacturing Company, 500 Hwy. 31 East, P.O. Box 247, Quimby, Iowa 51049, or call 800-831-4860. You may also visit http://simonsen-industries.com. Simonsen's is still family owned and operated and has been serving the needs of the farm community since 1927. ���������������������������������������� ���������������������������������������� Multi-use high clearance pull spreader The SMC1752HC High Clearance Pull Spreader now available from Simonsen Manufacturing Company is designed to be an all-around spreader used in any application for dry granular fertilizer including row crop, pasture, top dressing, and ridge till. Flockbuster is a valuable tool in bird management Save your crops and increase your yields! Birds have been a problem for growers as far back as anyone can remember. Whether it is through partial or complete crop loss, birds are responsible for decreased profits and not to mention, countless headaches. With no signs of this feeding frenzy slowing, one must question, "What can be done about these troublesome birds?" A company in West Fargo, ND has the answer: "Flock Buster." Flock Buster, a bird pest control product which is the first of its kind, is a 100% ecological friendly bird repellent that can be used anywhere birds are undesirable. Either mixing for farm aerial distribution or ground sprayer distribution, Flock Buster is easy to use and proven effective. Flock Buster is an extremely valuable tool for bird management in sunflowers, corn, wheat and rice as well as Canadian Geese feeding on corn, grain, beans and sunflowers. In its 4th season, Flock Buster has already helped numerous farmers reclaim their fields. Star Hill Jawz grabbing tools make chores safer, faster and economical The patented line of Star Hill Jawz Grabbing Tools are designed specifically for removing invasive and unwanted trees and plants � roots and all. The front-end loader attachment makes many tedious and time-consuming chores safer, faster and less costly. Manufactured in the U.S. to high standards, this versatile attachment comes in sizes to fit most compact utility loaders, skid steer and farm tractors, wheel loaders and excavators. Other jobs are made easier, include removing fence posts and stakes and placing large rocks and boulders. The front-end loader attachment is a must-have attachment for the arsenal of all landowners and managers. For more information on Star Hill Jawz Grabbing tools, "grab your world" and visit www.starhilljawz.com, or call 877-798JAWZ (5299). "Grab Your World" with Star Hill Jawz! PowerLift Hydraulic Doors sets new industry standard As of July 1, 2012, PowerLift Hydraulic Doors announced they will provide a Lifetime Door Structure Warranty on new doors for agriculture, aviation, commercial and industrial industries. Only PowerLift, with local partnership locations throughout America's heartland and their corporate office in Lake Benton, Minnesota, will warrant their doors' structure to last the lifetime of the building. Minnesota's oldest commercial hydraulic door manufacturer, PowerLift's door strength and quality has proven itself over A32 Beat the dry season with Solar Feeders Solar Feeders are proven to increase the health of livestock while reducing labor hours and waste. Need to move your feeding area to different parts of your pasture? No problem, Solar Feeders are trailer mounted and are individually calibrated to distribute only the amount of feed that each rancher specifies. 800-622-8836 | Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com October 2012 quality durability walinga.com NEW ! & 800-466-1 197 Move, Scoop, Haul, and Dump all with one attachment. Whether it is rock, dirt, or anything else you can think of the Pat's Easy Mover can handle with ease. The bucket is easily removed allowing the trailer mover to meet all your trailer hauling needs. Available in the 4', 5', or 6' bucket with Trailer Mover/Tool Bar. Greenwell 487 D E Brown Rd., Brandenburg, KY 40108 Manufacturing 888-243-4204 October 2012 www.greenwellmfg.com Check out our video! Made in USA www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com | Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | 800-622-8836 IBC 1517 3rd Ave. N.W., P .O. Box 998, Fort Dodge, Iowa 50501 PRSRT STD. U.S. POSTAGE FIVE STAR PUBLISHING CHANGE SERVICE REQUESTED PAID Midwest Farm and LIVESTOCK DIRECTORY BC 800-622-8836 | Midwest Farm and Livestock Directory | www.farmandlivestockdirectory.com October 2012