The prestigious magazine Top Agrar has recently made a comparison of three various planters; Amazone EDX 6000-TC, Horsch Maestro 8,75 CC and Väderstad Tempo. For the newcomer on the world stage - the Väderstad Tempo F8 the results are impressive.
The test shows that the doubles decreases when the speed increases all the way up to 15 km/h. In terms of skips the Tempo was the highest performing machine.
Test result skips
The graph shows that the number of seeds (in percentages) that are misplaced, in other words not placed with perfect accuracy. The diagram shows that the Tempo planter has the least skips in comparison with the competitors.
Test result doubles
The graph shows that Tempo is performing with increasing accuracy when the speed increases up to 15 km/h. The term “doubles” implies that two seeds are placed at the same location.
Read more here: Top Agrar test planter
Watch the film about the test (in German)