Dec 29, 2016New Tiger-Mate 255 Case IH field cultivator wins 2017 AE50 Award
The new Tiger-Mate 255 field cultivator from Case IH just won a 2017 AE50 Award. The American Society for Agricultural and Biological Engineering (ASABE) sponsors the AE50 awards program to celebrate product innovations in the areas of agricultural, food, and biological systems. From the many entries submitted each year, an expert panel of engineers selects approximately 50 products for recognition. The award-winning products are those ranked highest in innovation, significant engineering advancement, and impact on the market served.
This new field cultivator helps producers meet productivity goals by creating an ideal seedbed in the spring. With each pass, the Tiger-Mate 255 delivers a smooth surface and flat subsurface floor. Paired with the Case IH Early Riser planter, it helps producers achieve maximum yield potential by combining a high-efficiency seedbed with the ultimate in seed placement accuracy.
The Tiger-Mate 255 incorporates a redesigned shank assembly, tool-free leveling and adjustments, and a more rugged frame for increased ground speed. Now capable of speeds up to 10 miles per hour, the Tiger-Mate 255 helps producers be more productive with no loss in seedbed quality.