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AgSynergy Releases TR400 Series Toolbars
AgSynergy has released a new fertilizer applicator toolbar series: the TR430 and the TR440. The 30′ and 40′ width toolbars are equipped with either the Genesis TRX single disk opener or the new Genesis RAZER tm single disk opener row unit. The toolbars are equipped with a standard hydraulic winch with the optional Integrated Fertilizer Cart. Features include the hydraulic control of the wing tire position and the hydraulic retracting wheel allows for fertilizer cart tank clearance. Row spacing of 20″, 22″ and 30″ is available.

USDA Annual Hogs and Pigs Survey Coming in December
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) is reminding hog producers to keep an eye out for the end-of-year Hogs and Pigs Survey. The survey is conducted in early December and will gather detailed data on market hog and breeding stock inventories as well as farrowing intentions. NASS will publish survey results in the Quarterly Hogs and Pigs report on December 23.