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disc harrow

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Variant of disk harrow.

disc harrow

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(Agriculture) a harrow with sharp-edged slightly concave discs mounted on horizontal shafts and used to cut clods or debris on the surface of the soil or to cover seed after planting
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Noun1.disc harrow - a harrow with a series of disks set on edge at an angledisc harrow - a harrow with a series of disks set on edge at an angle
harrow - a cultivator that pulverizes or smooths the soil
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Tenders are invited for to obtain pricing and a contract for two (2) disk harrows.
Some of the equipments that belong to this category are mould board ploughs, spike, drag and disk harrows, power harrow parts and tillers of several kinds.
The catalog lists both gear and chain driven mowers, grain and corn binders, self-rake reapers, dump rakes, spring, spike-tooth and disk harrows, and field rollers.
Nuts and bolts on Yankee rakes and manure spreaders had to tightened, gears and plow points had to be replaced, disk harrows and cultivators readied, wagon wheels greased, mowing machines updated with new pinion gears.
Ignorant of the Plains drought cycles and driving the steel disk harrows that slashed the Homestead prairie grasses, farmers of the teens and twenties bared their pulverized soil to hot, fierce winds that came in the thirties.
The exhibits will include modern tractors, disk harrows, seeding machines and cultivators that perform cost-effective field operations in compliance with the highest agronomic demands.
com) Sales Promo/Mktg Mgr: Bruce Thiele Products: Wil-Rich--field cultivators, planter bars, harrows, row crop cultivators, sprayers, chisel plows, cutter chisels, moldboard plows, rippers, disk harrows, shredder, seedbed finshers, rolling packers, Ad agency: Flint Communications
Responses predict increased sales for round balers, mower conditioners, chisel plows, farm loaders, windrowers/swathers, disk harrows and air seeders/air drills.
Disk harrows are one of the most versatile field tools of any kind on a farm.
Conventional tillage systems which loosen the soil surface and upper part of the root zone and destroy weeds generally use moldboard or chisel plows and disk harrows.