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Check Fields To See How Well Planter Worked

Check Fields To See How Well Planter Worked

Scout after seed emerges to see if part of your stand issue relates to the planter.

You thought you had your planter ready to go. But how well did it perform? The final report card is the stand you get in the field. Are the seeds placed uniformly? Is emergence uniform? If not, was the planter at fault, or was the problem perhaps due to some other factor?

Related: Don't Underestimate Value of Properly Prepared Planter

Out of sight, out of mind -- soon your planter will be out of sight once again as you store it for next season. Now is the time to determine if you need to take a look at certain parts or make some planter changes to improve performance before next year.

Scout after seed emerges to see if part of your stand issue relates to the planter.

Follow this picture guide of mistakes or odd situations we've spotted in the field that could help troubleshoot your planter problem.

Related: Whip Your Planter Into Shape, Or Suffer the Consequences!

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