Ezee Flow Model 105 Spreader
They call it a turf care model, but this 310-pound unit with a 7.7 cubic foot, 500-pound hopper capacity falls into the small farm category for us. With a 54-inch-wide coverage, this unit is ground driven and requires a minimum of 10 h.p. to pull it. The spreader is calibrated for seed as well as fertilizer distribution.
Exec Flow Number 113 Broadcast Seeder
With a 3-busheI (2-busheI extension available), galvanized steel hopper capacity, this 81-pound broadcast seeder spreads up to 36 feet. The spread is controlled from the tractor seat. The unit requires a minimum of 18 h.p., a three-point hitch, and a universal-joint PTO drive. Larger units are also available.
Ezee Flow, AVCO Corp. First & Sycamore Coldwater, OH 45828
You can attach this electric seeder to your truck, jeep, or car—a tractor is not necessary, just a 6-volt battery. With a iy2-bushel capacity and an optional 1-bushel extension, you can plant 20 acres per hour. Larger units are available.
"'■¿M Wikomi Electric Broadcast Seeder
Wikomi Poly-Hopper Seeder-Spreader
A new product in their lawn and garden line, the I-bushel seeder, 100-pound fertilizer spreader constructed of polyethylene fits most lawn and garden tractors and riding lawn mowers. It has a 12-volt electric drive, mounts on a rear drawbar, and weighs pounds. Larger units are available.
Wikomi Mfg. Co. P.O. Box 100 Litchfield, IL 62056
The smallest unit Sears lists has a 1-bushel capacity. It bolts to a standard tractor drawbar and is powered with a direct drive PTO. It has an 18-gauge welded steel hopper and spreads a swath up to 50 feet wide. Weight: 37 pounds.
Sears, Roebuck & Co. Farm and Ranch Catalog
With a capacity of 400 to 450 kilograms, this fully adjustable unit operates from the power take-off shaft of a tractor. The recommended application speed is 7 to 12 kilometers per hour.
Industrias Metalurgicas Apolo S.A. Carrera 50-2 Sur-189 Autopista Sur Medellin, Antioqui, Colombia
Lely makes broadcasters for a tractor PTO with hopper capacities ranging from 8.5 to 156.4 bushels.
Wilson, NC 27893 Gandy
Starting with a 3-foot long, 1.6 cubic foot hopper, Gandy has tractor-drawn, wheel-driven spreaders for seeding or fertilizing.
528 Gandrud Rd.
Owatonna, MN 55060
New Idea's smallest model spreader-seeder (No. 106) has a 12-gauge steel hopper capacity of 690 pounds and an effective spread width of 36 feet. Density of coverage ranges from 4 to 1,570 pounds per acre. It attaches to a tractor by a three-point hitch.
AVCO Corp,; New Idea Farm Equipment Div. First & Sycamore Coldwater, OH 45828
Diadem Precision Spinner Spreader and Seeder Attached with a three-point hitch, the Diadem comes with 7% 9-, or 12-bushel capacities.
Vandermolen Corp. 119DorsaAve. Livingston, NJ 07039
Although this spreader is suitable for most types of fertilizer, it was designed chiefly for high-concentrate, granulated, pulled, or semi-pulled fertilizers requiring a high degree of accuracy. Traveling speed can range from 3 to 16 kilometers per hour. Two sizes are available: a 75-kilogram model with a 300-liter capacity, and a 130-kilogram unit with a 500-liter capacity.
Officine Macchine Agricole Industrial! Jesi (Ancona) Via Gallodoro 68, Italy
The Midjet is a small, tractor-drawn, broadcast seeder-fertilizer designed as a lawn tool, which hitches to a small garden tractor.
Champenois ChamouiUey 52170 Chevillon, France
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