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2984 Strip Freshener Cab Control (CC)

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Overview

The 2984 Strip Freshener Cab Control (CC) is specifically designed to address the unique challenges farmers face in the spring or fall. Utilizing three blades and the rolling basket, the 2984 Strip Freshener CC creates a 10" wide seedbed. Using a multiple-circuit air system, growers can easily make adjustments to air pressure settings from the cab. Used ahead of the planter, the Strip Freshener CC can create new strips in the fall and facilitate consistent soil warming to revive existing strips or create strips in the spring.

Features:

  • Create new strips in the fall/spring or freshen existing strips in the spring
  • Operates at 6 to 10 mph and 1 1/2" to 4" deep, depending on depth settings
  • Quickly and easily adjust depth control
  • Fine-tune row cleaner and rolling basket air pressure from the cab
  • Floating row cleaner with air cylinder allows for quick adjustments to move residue
  • Features three-blade arrangement with rolling basket to condition strips for an ideal planting zone
  • Optional fertilizer application equipment available for liquid or dry fertilizer
  • Features parallel linkage to follow changing field conditions
  • Universal mounting bracket fits 4"x 6", 5" x 7", 6" x 6", and 7" x 7" toolbar sizes
  • NEW: Fast DuraPlacer Toolbar - Contact Yetter sales team for information on 16- and 24-row toolbar options from Fast Ag Solutions

 

Focus Page

For even more in-depth information about the Strip Freshener, including study results and ROI data, visit the product focus page.

 

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Specs

  • Weight: 400 lbs.
  • Length: 70"

Speed, performance, and versatility of the Strip Freshener has exceeded expectations

"We wanted to switch to strip-till, but we were concerned about how well it would work on our 20" rows, especially for our corn-on-corn acres. The Yetter team helped us understand and create a complete strip-till system. We custom-built a strip-till toolbar using Yetter 2984 Strip Freshener CC row units—it saved us money and fit our operation.

"Our 325 horsepower tractor and 24-row strip-till bar have allowed us to drastically reduce our time, labor, and costs of putting in the crop, while achieving better fertilizer placement and making a better seedbed than we did with our previous system.

"The versatility of the 2984 Strip Freshener CC allows us to run whenever it works, and the in-cab adjustment allows us to keep rolling while maintaining high performance. The speed, performance, and versatility of the 2984 Strip Freshener CC has exceeded our expectations."

 

Kale Carlisle • IL

Yetter Strip Freshener makes spring strip-till a lot less stressful

"Spring strip-till has proven challenging for us in the past. We want to create an ideal seedbed just hours ahead of planting with no previous tillage.  Since we face the challenges of wet soil and increasing amounts of residue, we wanted a unit that was less restrictive of residue flow, lighter weight, and better suited for tilling at shallow depths.

"Now, with the Yetter Strip Freshener, spring strip-till is a lot less stressful. The ease of operation through our different soils, residue levels, and soil moisture is incredible.  The seedbed we create is ideal to plant into and we are very pleased with the even crop emergence."

Lance Petersen • MN

Strip-till an asset in dry years

Paul Hamann has found that it pays to be creative when planting strip-till corn-on-corn. By constructing his own strip-till bar and fertilizer cart with his son and brother, he estimates he saved several thousand dollars.

By redesigning and shortening a used ridge-till cultivator bar, Paul was able to reduce the tool in weight and length for use on his small farm. He outfitted the bar with Yetter 2984 Maverick™ HR Plus® units, and then mounted the bar on a caddy he found in Nebraska. To complete the setup, he obtained a 12,000-pound Montag fertilizer cart, built a frame, and attached that to the caddy as well.

"We were worried that we would have to make modifications, but 1,000 acres later, it’s proven it actually works," said Paul.

Like many in southeastern Minnesota, Paul’s cattle graze in his corn stalks in the fall, so he does spring strip-tilling. The Mavericks help him get the job done in time. He also used the tool on soybeans, and even in his neighbors’ alfalfa field, building a berm and putting down fertilizer.  

"It’s a very good tool, and strip-till is a real asset in dry years," said Paul. "Residue and placement of the fertilizer is extremely crucial. We deposit fertilizer in the berm below the root zone, which enhances the roots and provides stimulus for the roots to go down to find the fertilizer and moisture. I’ve been able to see the difference between strip-tilled and non-strip-tilled fields."

Paul Hamann • MN

The strips were still visible in the spring

For four years, Brent Schmitz tried to make strip-till work with little success. "We'd run the strips in the fall, but then in the spring, we could never see where we'd been."

Looking for a strip-till tool with a residue manager, Brent tried the Yetter 2984 Maverick™ HR Plus® with SharkTooth® wheels in the fall to strip-till in his bean stubble. He also applied anhydrous with the units. "The strips were still visible in the spring."

A test area proved the value of the Mavericks. "We didn't use the Mavericks on 12 rows—we got dramatically better emergence in the rest of the field than in these 12 rows that were straight no-till."

Key to the Mavericks' success, said Brent, is their "ability to seal in the nitrogen," which he attributes to the fact that there are so many adjustment options for the closers. "The depth, angle, pitch, and distance from the row are all adjustable. In a challenging year, those benefits are very important. The fall was wet, and the soil varied from field to field, but our strips were always well sealed—other farmers and custom applicators were having trouble."

Brent Schmitz • IL

Spotlight on Strip Fresheners - 2022

Yetter Strip Fresheners and Strip Freshener CCs

New 2984 Strip Freshener CC

Yetter 2984 Strip Freshener CC

If you’re looking for a toolbar option, the Fast DuraPlacer Toolbar is designed to pair with 2984 Strip Freshener CCs. It’s available as a 16- or 24-row toolbar with an 1,800- or 2,400-gallon low-profile tank.

 

Contact the Yetter sales team for information on toolbar options from Fast Ag Solutions.

 

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