Herd is the Word for Seeding/Spreading

Feb 03, 2020


To make quick work of seeding or fertilizing small or large acreage, food plots, or yards, Herd Seeders has a variety of products that can get the job done.

Available at participating Co-op stores, Herd’s GT-77-ATV, I-258, and M12 models qualify under Livestock Equipment on the Tennessee Agricultural Enhancement Program (TAEP). Following is a rundown of each model:

GT-77-ATV — Herd’s GT‐77‐ATV is a perfect fit for most ATVs, UTVs, side‐by‐side vehicles, or lawn mowers. This broadcaster will eliminate hours of time spent hand‐seeding. It’s precision metering system will calibrate to the smallest seeds, guaranteeing less seed waste. The GT‐77‐ATVs vibrating agitator system ensures a constant feed of the material being spread.

I-258 — A higher capacity electric broadcast seeder/spreader, the Herd I‐258 spreads a wide variety of materials, from seed or fertilizer to insecticides or herbicides. The galvanized hopper is durable enough for years of trouble‐free use. The vibrating agitator gives Herd’s Sure‐Feed of material through the stainless steel seed gate. The spread can be centered, and the metering ensures control of the amount of seed distributed. Mounting kits are available for many vehicles, including 3‐point hitch or UTVs.

M-12 — The Herd M‐12 PTO‐powered broadcast seeder/spreader makes quick work of big jobs. Rugged mountings and galvanized hopper give years of quality performance. The spinning agitator spreads both seed or fertilizer consistently. Seed rates can be adjusted down to approximately 2 pounds per acre.

Visit with the friendly professionals at your local Co-op to select the Herd Seeder that best fits your needs. They’ll be happy to help!
 
 

Read More News

Jul 09, 2024
July is Tennessee Beef Month, a perfect time to dive into the diversity of flavors and textures that steak has to offer. From your local producer’s freezer to your grocer’s meat section, you’ll find a variety of steak cuts that might seem overwhelming at first. But don’t worry — in this blog, we’ll break down six common steaks and share tips on how to cook them to juicy perfection.
Jul 03, 2024
The summer heat and humidity have already been relentless this year. Without a source of water to cool off in, spending time outside can feel unbearable. For those without access to lakes, rivers, or public pools, there’s good news: standard farm fixtures can be repurposed for more than just livestock.
 
Jun 27, 2024
Summer is a wonderful time to refresh your herb garden. With longer days and warmer temperatures, June and July are the perfect months to plant fast-growing herbs like cilantro, basil, parsley, oregano, rosemary, chives, dill, sage, and thyme. These herbs thrive in the mild temperatures and late frosts typical of Tennessee planting zones.