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Precision Planting launches three new planter attachments for 2011

Precision Planting representative Steve Nokleby, Montevideo, Minnesota, overviews three new products from the company: 1) the 20/20 AirForce downforce control system that controls downforce on each planter unit to ensure even crop emergence without compacting soil; 2) CleanSweep, a dual air cylinder that lets you set and adjust your row cleaners’ down pressure from the cab; and 3) the WaveVision seed sensor that uses density readings instead of light beams to measure population, seed spacing, skips and doubles even when dust is present. 

For measuring population, seed spacing, skips and doubles, you depend on the accuracy of your seed sensor 

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