BOURGAULT TILLAGE TOOLS NEWS
Benefits of Fall Tillage
July 6, 2022
Benefits include incorporating organic matter back into the soil, breaking up hardpan, suppressing stubborn weeds, drying out wet fields, and more. Our line of tillage products can help…READ MORE
BTT UK - One Year On!
Starting a new venture at any time can be challenging, add that to being in the middle of a global pandemic and some people would say that we needed our heads looking at…READ MORE
Producer takes a ‘tip-to-tail’ look at seeding efficiencies
March 8, 2022
Buying a new piece of seeding equipment that promises better efficiency can work for farmers, but don’t forget the small, unsexy things that can help drive efficiency gains and incrementally save you money over time…READ MORE
Running Worn Tips Will Cost You More $
February 4, 2022
Excessive wear on the side or above the nose creates a rounded-off tip that can’t adequately fracture the soil, leading to lost bushels in your bin with a risk of higher repair costs if tips break and cause holder damage…READ MORE
Original Degelman Parts Now Available!
October 27, 2021
Bourgault Tillage Tools and Degelman Industries have entered into an Aftermarket Agreement that allows BTT to promote and supply Degelman OEM parts, including Disk Blades, Scrapers, Harrow Tines, and any new product that are supplied to Degelman as an OEM…READ MORE
Announcing Our New UK Subsidiary!
May 5, 2021
Canada’s leading wear parts manufacturer, Bourgault Tillage Tools, invests in UK agriculture by setting up a subsidiary business, BTT UK Ltd., based at Peterborough in Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom. While British farmers have purchased BTT products for many years, having a local operation brings us closer to the farmer, giving us feet on the ground in the UK & Europe…READ MORE
Ultimate Tillage Tools Turning Canadian Terra
April 29, 2021
“Nobody wants to stop and change tips in the middle of a tillage operation. Worse yet is having to stop and then figure out which ones are good and which need to be changed right now,” said Kelly Stevenson at Bourgault Tillage Tools. Stevenson said growers realize there’s a direct correlation between price and quality when it comes to soil-engaging tools, especially deep-till tools.…READ MORE
New Distribution Agreement
March 3, 2021
Bourgault Tillage Tools (BTT) and Richmond Brothers Equipment are excited to announce they’ve entered into an agreement that adds new deep tillage products to BTT’s existing tillage tool lineup, expands the Richmond Brothers Equipment product line and increases the market area for both companies in 2021…READ MORE
Looking Back. Looking Ahead.
October 19, 2020
This was my first year as General Manager for Bourgault Tillage Tools, and I could not have asked for a better year to lead our teams and help shape our company strategies, while staying true to our principles of integrity, quality, continuous improvement, and innovation…READ MORE
Harvest Cooler Giveaway
September 2, 2020
Harvest is here and farming communities are busy once again. We’d like to say thanks for all your support this year with a harvest giveaway. To enter the contest…READ MORE
Why Consider Fall Tillage?
It can improve your bottom line. Benefits include incorporating organic matter back into the soil, breaking up hardpan, suppressing stubborn weeds, drying out wet fields, and more. Our line of tillage products can help…READ MORE
COVID-19 Resources For Producers
April 17, 2020
The Western Producer has compiled resources to provide producers the most up-to-date-information available on the COVID-19 pandemic. WP coverage of #COVID19 can be found via the link below. Content is updated daily…READ MORE
BTT Notice Regarding COVID-19
March 19, 2020
The wellness and safety of our customers, colleagues, and community is critical and we are doing our part to reduce the transmission of COVID-19. Here are some of the steps (we) BTT is (are) taking and how you can stay in touch with us…READ MORE
Can Tillage Fit Into a No-Till System?
October 18, 2016
A large majority of farmers in Western Canada have adopted zero-till systems — with the exception of those in the Red River Valley who are dealing with heavy, wet clay soils where tillage is just a fact of life. Most farmers understand the many benefits of zero till…but tillage has been suggested as a partial solution to some disease issues and management of some weed species…READ MORE
Tillage Helps Deal With Moisture Issues
October 18, 2016
Necessity is the mother of invention, but weather appears to be the mother of necessity, these days. That seems to fit as producers talk about the need for tillage in this October Farmer Panel. Zero-till and direct seeding are still foremost on producers’ minds when they look at overall cropping practices, but with several or frequent growing seasons with often excessive moisture, getting some type of tillage tool on the land to open the soil and deal with heavy residue, presents as a practical management option…READ MORE