National FFA Organization

Hopkins County Kentucky Central High School FFA Agriculture Class Has Restored a 1960’s Model Allis-Chalmers No-till Planter

January 6, 2020

The Hopkins County Kentucky Central High School FFA Agriculture class has restored a 1960's model Allis-Chalmers no-till planter, similar to the one used in the first no-till crop in Kentucky in 1961.  The project was started as an off-the-cuff joke, but now, the revived implement is displayed at the new University of Kentucky Grain and Forage Center of Excellence. The UK College of Agriculture, Food, and Environment has the story...