Farming

As they say in Alabama: Roll "Tile"?

As they say in Alabama: Roll "Tile"?

Chad is taking advantage of the short window between wheat harvest and his double-crop soybean planting to take care of some drainage issues on one of his fields. Tile is not something that is common in the south, in fact it's very rare. Chad and Darla Huff from Advanced Drainage Systems show you the installation process of what might be the beginning of a new trend in the south.

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When The Wheat goes off the pipe goes in

When The Wheat goes off the pipe goes in

As soon as Chad takes the wheat out of his field he is going to work with Advanced Drainage Systems to take care of some drainage issues with some new tile. Stay tuned!

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No Socks Needed on This ADS Drain Tile

No Socks Needed on This ADS Drain Tile

Kevin is taking on his drainage issues with a new installation of drain tile from ADS (Advanced Drainage Systems). In this video, he shows a new slit design of drainage tile that eliminates the need for using a sock to keep fines from clogging the pipe.

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Drain Tile Install part 2

Drain Tile Install part 2

Drain tile installation is an investment in the future of the farm for Dan. The ROI can be pretty quick if you get the right design and installation team. Dan found ADI drainage and he is having a great time getting this field set up for next season.

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Drain Tile Install Part 1

Drain Tile Install Part 1

Drain tile installation is an investment in the future of the farm for Dan. The ROI can be pretty quick if you get the right design and installation team. Dan found ADI drainage and he is having a great time getting this field set up for next season.

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Dan's Excavation Equipment

Dan's Excavation Equipment

Dan shares some of his essential equipment for doing field repairs in between growing seasons. Today, he is using both to build a waterway in one of his fields.

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Turning Bad into Good

Turning Bad into Good

Dan is a big fan of taking poor performing land and turning it into some of his best performing land. He has done it before and he is at it again this year. The first step is to get the drainage situation straightened out.

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Dan is Making a Waterway

Dan is Making a Waterway

Dan is taking some time to address some drainage issues on a few of his fields with a waterway. Dan uses his own equipment to make it more cost effective and to get it done in a timely manner.

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Field Report: Kevin Matthews Installs Driplines

Field Report: Kevin Matthews Installs Driplines

Got sand? Learn how XtremeAg.Farm's Kevin Matthews turns this sand into productive ground with Netafim USA drip.

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