AgTalk Home
AgTalk Home
Search Forums | Classifieds (187) | Skins | Language
You are logged in as a guest. ( logon | register )

Will a impeller conditioner work on wheat hay?
View previous thread :: View next thread
   Forums List -> Machinery TalkMessage format
 
jimsonweed
Posted 3/14/2019 18:49 (#7380728 - in reply to #7380702)
Subject: RE: Will a impeller conditioner work on wheat hay?


W Texas
A lot depends on what stage it is cut in. With headed out wheat with grain at milk or beyond, you really want to be gentle with the crop and I wouldn't condition it at all. Obviously, this isn't a good option for bearded varieties, so you will probably want to cut earlier than that.

I strongly prefer roller conditioners to impellers. I think the impellers mostly succeed in tearing a crop into pieces too small to subsequently get in a windrow or bale. But I'm an alfalfa guy and no alfalfa guy is ever going to admit they own an impeller conditioner.
Top of the page Bottom of the page


Jump to forum :
Search this forum
Printer friendly version
E-mail a link to this thread

(Delete all cookies set by this site)