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Feb 2, 2022 12:24:05 PM

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Tires for a Herbicide Shortage

Tires Help Overcome Herbicide Challenges 

Supplies of herbicides with the main active ingredient glyphosate have tightened, which has caused prices of in-stock supplies to skyrocket. Glyphosate has been the most widely used herbicide in the United States since 2001 and is predicted to remain in short supply throughout the spraying season. This will force farmers to make some tough decisions, in particular those farmers who plant glyphosate-ready crops, who have no-till systems, and who use glyphosate to terminate cover crops. They’ll either end up paying jaw-dropping prices—if they can even find glyphosate-based herbicide, that is—or changing the way they manage weeds. 

One factor you can count on no matter how farmers handle the shortage of glyphosate is the significant role tires will play.  

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Topics: Farm Tires, Agricultural Industry, Agricultural Tires, Agriculture, Farming

Posted by YOHTA Team

Jan 27, 2022 1:57:19 PM

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Winter Tractor Tire Care

Maintenance Tips to Improve Winter Tractor Tire Life 


Tractor tires are designed to take a lot of punishment, but winter dishes out some unique challenges to even the toughest-built tires. Whether your tractor and its tires stay busy all winter long or hibernate in the barn, there are a handful of steps you can take to increase their longevity and maximize your investment in them.

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Topics: Farm Tires, Winter Tire Maintenance, Agricultural Tires, Tractor Tires

Posted by YOHTA Team

Oct 18, 2021 2:26:28 PM

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Growing Profits: Carbon Farming and Ag Tires

Tires for Farmers Harvesting Carbon

The number of carbon farming opportunities and interest in carbon capture continue to grow as more and more businesses both inside and outside of agriculture take steps to make their operations greener. While carbon farming is still in its infancy, this could develop into a good, market-driven opportunity that enables farmers to make some money while they manage the health of their soil. 

Conservation practices—like cover crops and no-till—are at the forefront of carbon farming, but other factors, like the tires ag equipment rides on, can have an enormous influence on successful implementation and a farm’s profitability. 

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Topics: Farm Tires, Agricultural Industry, Agricultural Tires, Agriculture, IF/VF Tires

Posted by YOHTA Team

Sep 8, 2021 10:50:55 AM

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The Types of Tractor Tire Treads: R-1, R-1W, R-2, R-3, R-4, Hybrid

Understanding Tractor Tire Tread Terminology

Tractors are used for a variety of tasks and work in all types of terrain—from farming and landscaping to snow removal and maintaining small acreages. Helping tractors maximize their efficiency and productivity are tires featuring different types of tread, each uniquely engineered to deliver optimal performance in particular applications and conditions.

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Topics: Alliance Tires, Galaxy Tires, Farm Tires, Agricultural Tires, Tractor Tires

Posted by YOHTA Team

Aug 20, 2021 9:56:31 AM

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Wide Range of Ag Tire Technology at Yokohama Off-Highway Tires America Farm Progress Show Booth

From the innovative two-layered lugs of the Alliance Agri Star II R-1W farm radial to the hybrid tread block design of the Alliance 550 Multiuse radial, the Yokohama Off-Highway Tires America Inc. booth at the 2021 Farm Progress Show (Booth 252) will feature a wide range of farm tires that can help producers find the optimal tire for any tire need across the farm or ranch.

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Topics: Alliance Tires, Galaxy Tires, Farm Tires, Press Release, Agricultural Tires, Farm Progress, Trade Shows

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