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Oct 1, 2020 1:10:48 PM

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Farm Tires for Reduced Soil Compaction and Increased Profit

Upgrading Farm Tires for Improved Soil Health 

It’s no secret that fields with healthy, uncompacted soil are more productive. It’s also apparent that wheel traffic is the major cause of soil compaction in most fields. According to a recent paper—“Projections of yield losses and economic costs following deep wheel‐traffic compaction during the 2019 harvest”—authored by educators from the Minnesota and North Dakota extension services, deep-soil compaction (below the depth of normal tillage) can cut corn and soybean yields by an average of 21% for the following two harvests.

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Topics: Alliance Tires, Alliance Tire Americas, Farm Tires, Blog, agricultural tires, IF/VF Tires, sprayer tires, Alliance, Tractor tires, ATG, Alliance AgriFlex

Posted by The ATA Team

Sep 16, 2020 2:22:03 PM

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Alliance Combine and Grain Cart Tires

Combine and Grain Cart Tires: A Quick Guide to Alliance’s Harvest Tires

At Alliance Tire, we’re dedicated to making application-specific tires that meet the real-world challenges our customers face. With harvest fast approaching, we’re reminded that our ag customers have a variety of needs, face unique issues, and operate within different budgets—after all, a farmer with 500 acres has different demands than one with 5,000. This is why we have a combine and grain cart tire for every customer.

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Topics: Alliance Tires, Alliance Tire Americas, Blog, agricultural tires, Agriculture, IF/VF Tires, Alliance 550, Combine/Harvester Tires, Alliance, harvest, Alliance Tire Group, ATG, Allinace 372

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Sep 9, 2020 12:32:57 PM

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The Cost of Soil Compaction at Harvest

Minimizing the Expense of Soil Compaction

Farming is a tough business. As we've seen again and again this year, uncontrollable factors such as weather and commodity prices can upset even the best-laid plans—turning bumper crops into busts and high hopes into low margins in a matter of minutes. Because there are so many components of the business farmers can’t manage, it’s critical to take control of what they can. Two such factors farms can affect are cost and compaction, which are more closely linked than you might expect.

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Topics: Alliance Tires, Alliance Tire Americas, agricultural tires, Agriculture, IF/VF Tires, Combine/Harvester Tires, Alliance, Farming, harvest, Alliance Tire Group, ATG

Posted by Alliance Tire

Sep 2, 2020 10:44:25 AM

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Alliance Tire Americas Launches Ag Tire Rebate

Alliance Announces a New Farm Tire Rebate

Alliance Tire Americas has launched a Farmers First Ag Tire Rebate program of $100 per tire for many of its Agriflex IF and VF tires, and $75 per tire for Agri Star II farm radials 30 inches and larger. The rebate is available for certain farm tires purchased between September 1, 2020 and January 31, 2021.

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Topics: Alliance Tires, Alliance Tire Americas, Farm Tires, Alliance News, agricultural tires, IF/VF Tires, Corporate, Alliance

Posted by Alliance Tire

Aug 28, 2020 11:11:03 AM

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Harvest Tire Checklist: Preparing Your Combine’s Tires for Harvest

Prepare Your Combines Tire for Harvest

With so many things in farming that you can’t control—for example, weather, input costs, and commodity prices—it’s important to take charge of what you can. This is particularly true during make-or-break periods such as harvest. With today’s combines capable of carrying upwards of 25,000 pounds of weight, you’re asking a lot of their tires. Consequently, you’ll want to take steps to ensure they’re in top working condition before the big event to maximize productivity and avoid unplanned downtime.

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Topics: Alliance Tire Americas, Farm Tires, Blog, Tire Maintenance, agricultural industry, agricultural tires, Alliance, Farming, harvest