October 2019

The monthly news archive contains articles that were published during the past two years ago.

Great Plains to Introduce Production of New Feeder Cup in 2020

SALINA, KS – In 2020, Great Plains will debut an all-new feeder cup, which will be at the heart of a new line of box drills. This is an exciting development for the product line that launched the Great Plains story over 40 years ago. Agritechnica visitors to the company’s booth at B37 in Hall 5 will have the opportunity to see the feeder cup in action, thanks to a specially designed interactive display. The display will have four self-contained metering units that will be metering a variety of seeds and fertilizer.

Great Plains Introduces All-New Planter Line


Great Plains Introduces All-New Planter Line

SALINA, KS – Great Plains’ new planter series hits the Agritechnica stage in 2019. The PL planter line features an all-new 5000 Series Row Unit including new Air-Pro® Meter, electric drive, shorter closing wheels, customizable row units, and 15" (38cm) opener blades with ½" (13mm) leading edge. In Hall 5 Stand B37, the PL5000 Series Planters will be represented by the 8-row PL5500 and 12-meter PL5800.

New Implement Command™ System from Great Plains Allows Producers to Take Control of Their Fields

Implement Command

SALINA, KS – For tillage producers who are looking for new ways to maximize efficiency and make data-driven decisions about their fields, Great Plains has released a new technology called Implement Command. The new technology allows producers to make active decisions and on-the-go, real-time field adjustments to improve yields and soil health. Implement Command will be available in 2020 for 18' to 35' models, as well as 6.0 and 8.0 meter models.

New Technologies in a New Hall