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Soil compaction videos

Soil Compaction

Soil compaction (1st in series)

This video describes soil compaction, its effects, and a few ways to avoid compaction. The freeze-thaw cycle myth is addressed and a brief introduction to the next 3 videos in the series is included.

Soil structure

Soil structure: A natural defense against soil compaction (2nd in series)

Soil aggregation is your #1 defense against soil compaction. This video describes soil aggregation and how to improve soil biology with cover crops to create a stronger, more resilient soil.

Tracks and tires

Tracks and tires (3rd in series)

This video discusses how to manage wheel traffic to reduce soil compaction, tracks and tires, proper tire inflation, and the benefits of controlled traffic.

Proper tire inflation

Proper tire inflation (4th in series)

This video demonstrates how to make your tractor tires perform at their best.

Tillage, traction and compaction

Tillage, traction and compaction

This video discusses soil compaction alleviation and the importance of soil structure and demonstrates the impact of deep tillage implements (moldboard plow, zone till and a disk ripper).

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