Lancaster farming. (Lancaster, Pa., etc.) 1955-current, June 16, 1984, Image 138

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    MF introduces disc
DES MOINES, la. - Rugged
dependability and the versatility to
work m a variety of field conditions
are necessities for a disc harrow.
Massey-Ferguson introduces
three new rugged disc harrows
designed to match many field
conditions. They include the MF
213 mounted tandem disc harrow,
the MF 223 pull-type offset disc
harrow and the MF 233 pull-type
tandem disc harrow.
Mounted Tandem
The MF 213 mounted tandem
The MF 233 pull-type tandem disk harrow is available in
7'B" to 12’4” cutting widths, and is well suited for small to
medium acreage applications.
Massey-Ferguson has introduced the MF 223 pull-type
offset disc harrow, the second of three new rugged disc
harrows designed to match many field conditions.
The MF 213 mounted tandem disc harrow is designed for
tractors in the 30 to 60 hp range.
Try Our New Concept In Penetration And Adhesion.
In 1984
To earn a dollar give a dollars worth of service and work Pay only $750 for the
best kind of barn painting on an average barn if you pay more you paid too
On barn siding painting temperature and timing are (actors as well as
penetrating kind of quality for adhesion are helpful guides for long lasting under
average conditions of siding type and age
I will share helpful guidelines on roof maintenance of steel roofs by brushing on
at prime time
' The farmers in Lancaster Co. are lucky because of the amount of
'% competition in barn painting.
I Check with us for the best deal! ,
PHARES S. HURST Years of experience plus self
RDI, Box 503, Narvon, PA 17555 employment gives you quality |
215-445-6186 work for less expense. |
disc harrow is designed for trac
tors in the 30 to 60 hp range, and is
available in widths from 6’6” to
8’1”. A sturdy Category I three-
point hitch connects to a two
section main frame which is
hinged in the middle.
The hinges can be locked for a
conventional, rigidly-framed
machine for finish harrowing and
working down land, or unlocked for
independent front and rear
flotation to fine finish light soils.
The rear section can be locked out
of the ground to add weight to the
front gang for aggressive discing
in heavy soils or it can be removed
entirely for “bush and bog”
operation in light soil.
The MF 213 is available with
plain round or notched disc blades
in 18, 20 or 22-inch diameters.
Blade scrapers and furrow filler
attachments are optional.
MF 223
Pull-Type Offset
The versatility continues with
the MF 223 pull-type offset disc
harrow which features plain or
notched 24-inch diamter blades
with either 9 to 10-inch spacings.
The MF 223 is available in cut
ting widths from 5’6” to 9’11”,
allowing it to perform well in or
chards and vineyards as well as
open fields.
Gang angles are easily ad
justable from 14 to 25 degrees to
suit soil conditions. Gang hangers
are available in rigid configuration
for economy or spring cushioned
for shock absorption.
Pull Type
The MF 233 pull-type tandem
disc harrow also offers a variety of
choices. The new disc harrow is
available in cutting widths from
7’B” to 12’4”, and is well suited for
small to medium acreage ap
We Specialize In
Aerial Work
Using Our Twin
Bucket Boom
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FRI. ( JUNE 22 - 8 P.M.
SAT., JUNE 23 - 8 P.M.
SUN., JUNE 24 -2 P.M.
I* Rain or Shine
Plenty of Seating Under Roof!
Adults $4.50 $5.50
Children (12 and
Children under 6 free
I Future Rodeo Pates
Bareback Bronc Riding Saddle Bronc Riding
Brahma Bull Riding Calf Roping
Steer Wrestling Team Roping
Cowgirls Barrel Race Wild Cow Milking
Girls Goat Tying
Phone 215-488-6859
Hop Bottom to host stock dog trials
HOP BOTTOM - This year for
the first time, northeastern
Pennsylvania will host the Pa.
State Championship Stock Dog
Trials, in the small town of Hop
Bottom. Sponsored by the Hop
Bottom Hose Company, the event
will be held at Walt dagger’s
Sheepy Hollow Farm on June 23,
beginning at 10:00 a.m.
Though the event is open to all
breeds. Border Collies, the veteran
livestock-handling dogs of British
origin, are normally the only dogs
in competition.
Utilizing vocal commands, dog
owners will require their dogs to
move three sheep over a 300-yard
course within 10 minutes.
Handlers are their dogs from
most of the northeastern states are
expected to attend, with con
testants coming from as far away
as Quebec, Maine, Tennessee and
Like the MF 213, the 233 can be
equiped with either plain or not
ched disc blades in 18,20 or 22-inch
diamter. Blades can be spaced 7-Vz
or 9 inches apart front and rear, or
7-% Inches in the rear and 9 inches
in the front, depending upon soil
conditions and desired results.
Gang assemblies can be easily
adjusted to give 8 to 20 degree
working angles. The simple pin
adjustment on the gang bar gives
positive control of working depth.
$3.50 $4.00
July 20,21,22
Aug. 17,18,19
Box 365 SHARTLESVILLE, PA. 19554
Located 1 Mile North of Rt. 22 (1-78) EXIT 8
< RD 5 Box 61 0
Manheim PA
Coming Events
Tractor Pull - July 15 & Aug. 5
Charlie Pride - July 29
Nitty Gritty Oirt Band - Aug. 26
Bluegrass Festival - Sept. 7,8,9
Alabama. National champions
from 1982 and 1983 will also be
Shelter and a barbecue will be
provided by the Hop Bottom Hose
Company, and spectators are
asked to bring their own lawn
For further information, contact
Walter .Tapper, (717) 289-4663.
Morelli ic
KALMAZOO, Mich. Frank J.
Morelli has been honored by The
Upjohn Company for outstanding
achievement in sales for 1983. He is
one of 14 individuals recently
named as repeat winners to the
company’s Agricultural Division
Sales Academy.
Morelli, Mideast District Sales
Manager for Upjohn Veterinary
Pharmaceuticals, joined the
company in 1966. His sales district
encompasses the states of Ohio,
Pennsylvania, West Virginia,
central Kentucky, upstate New
York, Vermont and New Hamp
shire. He is a 1964 graduate of Penn
Morelli, a native of Pittsburg,
was also named to the Sales
Academy in 1969. He, his wife Toni
and their four children reside in
McDonald, Pa.
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