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Apr 8, 2021 2:43:33 PM

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Sprayer Tires: Flotation, Row Crop, and VF

What You Need to Know about Sprayer Tires 

Farmers ask a lot of their equipment. This is particularly true for self-propelled sprayers that are tasked with handling a variety of applications, such as pre-plant, pre-emergence, and post-emergence herbicide applications. In addition to handling multiple tasks, sprayers also must work in an array of conditions, including everything from the wet fields of spring to sun-baked summer ground. One way to ease the strain on sprayers, improve their roadability, boost field health, and maximize yields is to equip them with an application-specific set of tires.

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Topics: Flotation Tires, Farm Tires, Agricultural Tires, IF/VF Tires, Sprayer Tires, Alliance 363, Alliance 354

Posted by YOHTA Team

May 18, 2018 8:41:00 AM

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The Alliance Agriflex+ 354 VF 420/95R50 for Very Large Sprayers

As of Jan 1, 2021, Alliance Tire Group and Alliance Tire Americas, Inc. changed their names to Yokohama Off-Highway Tires and Yokohama Off-Highway Tires America, Inc respectively. The Alliance, Galaxy and Primex brands and product names remain unchanged. Product information is available at www.yokohama-oht.com.

With growing farm sizes and an ongoing quest for larger yields, large, high-clearance, self-propelled sprayers have gone from being a niche product aimed only at custom applicators to a vital piece of farm equipment owned by individuals and applicators alike. Like most machinery on the farm, self-propelled sprayers are ballooning in size to accommodate the needs of today’s ag operations and help farmers maximize operational productivity and increase efficiency.

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Topics: Alliance Tires, Farm Tires, Agricultural Tires, IF/VF Tires, Sprayer Tires, Alliance 354

Posted by YOHTA Team

May 11, 2018 12:00:00 AM

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Alliance Rolls Out High-Capacity Tire for High-Clearance Sprayers

As of Jan 1, 2021, Alliance Tire Group and Alliance Tire Americas, Inc. changed their names to Yokohama Off-Highway Tires and Yokohama Off-Highway Tires America, Inc respectively. The Alliance, Galaxy and Primex brands and product names remain unchanged. Product information is available at www.yokohama-oht.com.

Alliance Tire Americas, Inc., has introduced a new VF (very high flexion) tire for the largest class of high-clearance sprayers. With wide steel radial belts, stubble-resistant rubber compounds, sidewalls engineered for extra flexibility, and a large air chamber to support the weight of today's big machinery, the Alliance Agriflex+ 354 tire in the 420/95R50 size can handle loads of more than 15,000 pounds per wheel. The new Alliance tire is one of only two sprayer tires that size on the market.

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Topics: Alliance Tires, Press Release, Agricultural Tires, IF/VF Tires, Sprayer Tires, Alliance 354

Posted by YOHTA Team

Jun 21, 2017 3:47:00 PM

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Vegetable Growers Avoid Compaction Too

Farm Tires to Help Vegetable Growers Battle Compaction

 

Did you know June is National Fresh Fruit and Vegetables Month? Well it is!

 

At the same time we're making an effort to eat more salad and scramble to make our plates a little more colorful with extra servings of veggies this month, thousands of the nation's vegetable growers—like many farmers this year—are struggling with a late planting season and wet soils.

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Topics: Alliance Tires, Soil Compaction, Farm Tires, Agricultural Tires, Agriculture, IF/VF Tires, Sprayer Tires, Tractor Tires, Alliance 363, Alliance 354, Farming

Posted by The ATA Team

Feb 24, 2017 4:15:00 PM

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Helping Farmers Meet Spring Challenges

Farm Tires for Spring Conditions 

With spring rapidly approaching, farmers across the United States are gearing up and preparing to re-enter their fields. Depending on the location and what type of crops the farm is growing, the equipment used and needs of the crops vary. However, the challenges presented during the spring remain the same throughout much of the U.S., as spring brings wet fields and inconsistent weather—which means that farmers need to be mindful of the load and traction of their machines, avoid soil compaction, and be able to move quickly and cover lots of acres during windows of good weather. Below is a look what will be happening on farms across the U.S. this spring and how our farm tires can help overcome the challenges presented by the season.

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Topics: Alliance Tires, Flotation Tires, Farm Tires, Agricultural Tires, Agriculture, IF/VF Tires, Sprayer Tires, Alliance 550, Tractor Tires, Alliance 354, Farming, Alliance 393