Get to Know Firestone Ag Tires in Edison, NJ
Maybe you're a seasoned veteran when it comes to buying agriculture tires in Edison. You know your spade grip tires form your guide grip tires. Your flotation tires from your high flotation tires. Or, maybe you're looking for tires for a new piece of equipment. Either way, you can turn to Firestone Commercial for help.
Firestone has been a leader in the farm tire market for a long time, ever since Harvey Firestone invented the pneumatic farm tire in 1932. As a farmer himself, Firestone was always developing in ways to help growers solve problems. His goal was to get farm equipment off of metal wheels, which lacked ride comfort and traction. In other words, "Put the Farm on Rubber." His dream was realized by 1950 when you'd be hard pressed to find a tractor that didn't roll on rubber. Harvey Firestone's legacy lives on in the Farm Tire Test Center, located on his original farmstead in Ohio. Keep reading to learn more about Firestone's selection of farm tires and tracks, and call your local Firestone Commercial tire dealer for ag tire availability in Edison, NJ.
Farm Tires to Support the Edison Growing Season
During key seasons of the year, flotation tires can really support growers. Thanks to their wide footprint, flotation tires reduce soil compaction to help protect a field's yield. This special type of farm tire provides stability and traction on loose ground, but without harming the surface being driven on. Flotation tires are perfect for getting better flotation and less soil compaction during all phases of farming, from tillage to harvest. Where other tires dig in and damage the soil, flotation tires don't. They keep heavy-duty farm tires up and off the ground. Use Firestone flotation tires in Edison for equipment that rides smoother, floats better, and makes your job easier.
If you want to get to harvest season, you better get your irrigation system fixed up right. The irrigation professionals at your nearby Firestone farm tire dealer can help you select for your irrigation method, equipment, and soil type. The Champion Hydro Non-Directional Tire is one of our best-sellers. It's made for pivot and linear irrigation systems. You'll enjoy balanced traction whether you're moving forward or reverse, all thanks to the non-directional tread pattern. The Irrigation Special Tire for mobile irrigation is just that—special. It has a robust nylon-cord body and Firestone's proven 23° tread for long wear and reliable traction. Whether your system drips, sprinkles, or floods, you'll see that we have the appropriate tires and wheels for your irrigation setup.
To protect your crop through the growing season, you turn to modern technology and your sprayer, the equipment that helps you apply herbicides, pesticides, and fertilizers to crops. Fertilizers and self-propelled sprayers come in a variety of sizes, with sprayer tanks becoming larger. To stay current, modern sprayer tires must be designed for stability and handling—at any speed. The Radial All Traction RC Tire is designed for this very thing. It's engineered to support the same load at lower pressure, or more load at the same pressure when compared to standard radials. But that's only one of our many sprayer tires. In Edison, your local Firestone farm tire dealer has a variety of sprayer tires that provide excellent lateral stability, ride comfort, and handling.
Edison Farm Tires for Harvest Season
Without the right equipment and tires, it's hard to reap what you sow—literally. But with harvest tires from your Firestone ag tire dealer in Edison, you can bring in the harvest, rain or shine. Firestone makes harvest tires for a range of soil types, equipment, and terrain. Take the Champion Spade Grip Tire, for example. It features super tread for grip in mud and is particularly useful for rice and sugar cane harvesting. Then there's the Super All Traction HD Tire, which features a stronger carcass for noteworthy field performance in cotton picker and grain cart applications. We know you're outstanding in your field. Let Firestone help you stay there, with the right farm tires.
Compare More Types of Ag Tires for Sale in Edison
The correct tractor tires can vastly improve farming efficiencies. The incorrect tractor tires? They can be as frustrating as a dry, dry forecast. Your local Firestone ag tire dealer has a full inventory of tractor tires for sale in Edison, including tires for pullers, backhoes, loaders, MFWD, 4WD, and 2WD combines and tractors. Maximize your tractor's power with the best tractor tires for your needs. Your nearby ag tire dealer can help you identify the best fit.
Loggers don't have time to lose. With Firestone forestry tires in Edison, they don't have to. While some other companies can't see the forest for the trees, Firestone can. Our engineers see everything—big and small. They make forestry tires that can take on bulky loads and unstable terrain that skidders, forwarders, and loggers traverse every day. Design features like deep skid depth give heavy-duty equipment maximum flotation on soft ground. There's also our proprietary Cut Resistant Compound® (CRC) which helps to protect against cuts, snags, and tears. Steep hill or wet forest, Firestone forestry tires deliver the value and performance your operation needs. Contact a Firestone forestry tire dealer in Edison to learn more.
When you see the words, "garden tire," don't think earthworms and daisies. Think durability and power… and a little bit of flower power? Edison Firestone farm tire stores sell a variety of garden tires for small tractors, utility equipment, and mowers. From the Super Traction Duplex Tire to the Turf and Field G2 Tire, Firestone garden tires are designed with special tread that allows for more ride comfort, traction and flotation.
Whatever type of farmer you are, there's a farm implement tire to match. Firestone farm implement tires are made to manage heavy loads and stop stubble damage while providing minimal soil compaction and exceptional on- and off-road traction. Reach out to a Firestone ag tire store in Edison for farm implement tires for seeders, wagons, trailers, balers, sprayers, manure spreaders, and more.
What About Tire Tracks in Edison?
When shopping for farm tires, you might also be interested in comparing tire tracks in Edison. But you're probably wondering: are rubber tracks better than tires when it comes to traction, fuel economy, soil compaction, and roading? The answer depends on a variety of factors. You can read more about it in the Tire Expert Center, Rubber Tracks vs. Tires, but what follows is a brief overview. Each system has its advantages. The system you choose for your New Jersey farm will depend on your operation. You may find it helpful to use a combo of tire tracks and tires.
Firestone Ag research has shown that in terms of fuel economy, a track system will consume more fuel since it takes more horsepower to rotate the track. But as long as proper tire inflation is maintained, a wheeled tractor and comparable tracked tractor will use about equal amounts of fuel. And for traction, our research indicates that track systems perform better than wheeled systems at 0 - 3% slip. Increase slip to 5 - 9% and wheeled systems prove more efficient. In the end, many factors can impact the performance of traditional rubber tires over tire tracks and vice versa. Both systems farm hard. It's all about finding the system that works best for your field. A Edison farm tire dealer or local Firestone Ag expert can help you select the right system for your needs.