CALL US: 507.332.2231

Defending the Land Blog

Our Most Popular Blogs

Is Zone Placement Better Than Banding Fertilizer?

Article Highlights
  • Deep placement should not be your only nutrient application method as nutrients may not be available to the crop when needed.
  • Concentrating nutrients in one location can cause the remaining root zone to become nutrient deficient.
  • A multiple band approach often requires several passes through the field and many expensive attachments to planting equipment.
  • Zone placement combines the benefits associated with multiple bands in an efficient, single pass operation that manages residues and creates an ideal seedbed.
Read More

ETS: 2017 Top Ten

On January 03, 2018 Leave a comment

As we welcome 2018, let’s revisit your favorites from 2017.

2017 has come and gone.  It was an exciting year for Environmental Tillage Systems! As 2018 begins let us review and recap ETS top ten moments. Enjoy the memories and please comment and let us know what you would like to see in 2018. 
Read More

5 Reasons You Should Attend An Ag PhD Soils Clinic

On December 27, 2017 Leave a comment

Despite the years of experience you may have as a farmer, there is always more to learn. If you're interested in continuing to grow your farm and your knowledge about soils, we recommend that you attend an Ag PhD Soils Clinic this winter.

Read More

Wylie & Son, Inc. Now Offering SoilWarrior

On November 21, 2017 Leave a comment

Environmental Tillage Systems (ETS) announces that Wylie & Son, Inc. will now be selling and supporting the SoilWarrior® brand in the Texas panhandle. Wylie will sell and support SoilWarrior zone tillage and nutrient application equipment from their Amarillo, TX location. This new partnership allows ETS to expand their sales efforts and reach a growing strip-tillage market.

Read More

ETS Welcomes Casey Bishman, Supply Chain Manager

On November 07, 2017 Leave a comment

Casey Bishman has joined the Environmental Tillage Systems (ETS) team as Supply Chain Manager. Casey will ensure that sufficient raw materials and other necessary items are procured and ready to create ETS premier tillage equipment.

Read More

ZoneNinja, The Newest Innovation From the Creators of the SoilWarrior

Environmental Tillage Systems (ETS), the creator of the SoilWarrior, announces the launch of the all new ZoneNinjaTM, a dual-purpose tool that can freshen zones one day and convert to side-dress the next - the ultimate combination in one piece of proven, field-tested equipment. It features the new ZoneFreshenerTM row units mounted on a new 3-point toolbar.

Read More

Cooperatives Commit to Defending the Land

On October 26, 2017 Leave a comment

October is national Co-op month and has been since 1964.  U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Orville Freeman, a former Minnesota governor, proclaimed October as Co-op Month.  There are more than 40,000 cooperative businesses in the United States with 350 million members (many people belong to more than one co-op). These cooperatives generate $514 billion in revenue and more than $25 billion in wages, according to a study conducted by the University of Wisconsin Center for Cooperatives, with support from USDA Rural Development.

Read More

Precision Ag Internship - Gavin Held

On September 27, 2017 Leave a comment

At the beginning of summer, we met Gavin Held, a rising senior at South Dakota State University pursing an Ag Systems Technologies degree with a Precision Agriculture minor.

Read More

Engineering Internship Experience-Thaddeus Stasney

On September 13, 2017 Leave a comment

Thaddeus Stasney dedicated his summer to Environmental Tillage Systems (ETS) Engineering Department. During his time at ETS he gained knowledge and experiences that will help him in his future engineering profession upon graduation in spring of 2018 from St. Cloud State University. Learn more about his internship experience through the following Q&A.

Read More

ETS Partners with Raven to Offer New Rate Controller

The SoilWarrior ISOBUS Control Module Powered by Raven

Environmental Tillage Systems (ETS) launches a new precision agriculture product in partnership with Raven Industries, headquartered in Sioux Falls, SD. The new SoilWarrior ISOBUS Control Module powered by Raven, the next generation in precision application rate control, allows farmers to easily connect any brand of tractor with their SoilWarrior strip-tillage and nutrient application system.

Read More

Subscribe to Email Updates