Cross Slot drills can increase crop yields and profits for farmers.
Cross Slot is the only known no-tillage technology and system in the world that arose from extensive, independent, published and peer-reviewed biological research.
Increasing yield results in more profit than decreasing costs
Compared with tillage and minimum-tillage:
Cross Slot drills can increase crop yield. Tractors and combine harvesters can not!
Here is what some of our clients have to say about the system:"Best forage crop I have ever had."
D. Hodder, dairy farmer, Ikiwai, New Zealand.
"The best decision I've made was to buy a Cross Slot® Air Drill' .
Nelson Giles, drilling contractor, Marlborough, New Zealand.
'I can't understand why everyone doesn't buy one of these things.'
D M Giles, drilling contractor, Manawatu, New Zealand.
"In this year's Ravensdown Wheat Growing Competition, my 9.3 t/hectare crop, sown with a Cross Slot drill into a 7-year no-tillage field with full straw retention, won the Mid-Canterbury section and was third nationally."
David Ward, arable farmer, Ashburton, New Zealand.
"The average yield of our best two turnip paddocks, sown with a Cross Slot® drill in 1999, was 19 t/ha and utilization on the firm ground of no-tillage was exceptional. 12 t/ha is a typical target yield."
Kathryn Hodder, dairy farm manager, Bulls, New Zealand.