Shop Firestone Ag Tires in Estacada, OR
Maybe you come from a long line of farmers like Harvey Firestone did, and you've shopped for agriculture tires in Estacada many times. You know your sprayer tires from your scraper tires. Your flotation tires from your high flotation tires. Or, maybe you're looking for tires for a new piece of equipment. Firestone Commercial can help on both fronts (and in the back forty).
Once Harvey Firestone invented the pneumatic farm tire in 1932, it didn't take him long to make a name for himself in the farm tire market. As a farmer himself, Firestone was always developing in ways to help growers solve problems. He wanted to "Put the Farm on Rubber" and get farm equipment off of metal wheels, which lacked traction and ride comfort. By 1950, Firestone's dream was practically realized. Almost every tractor was rolling on rubber. Firestone Commercial continues to advance farm tire technology at the Farm Tire Test Center, located on Harvey Firestone's original farmstead in Ohio. Keep reading to learn more about Firestone's selection of farm tires and tracks, and contact your Oregon Firestone Commercial ag tire dealer for farm tire availability in Estacada.
Farm Tires in Estacada: For the Growing Season
During key seasons of the year, flotation tires can really support growers. Flotation tires are designed with a wider footprint to help minimize soil compaction, which can damage a field's yield. This unique farm tire provides traction and stability on soft surfaces, but without damaging the surface being driven on. Flotation tires are perfect for getting less soil compaction and better flotation during spring planting, fieldwork, tillage, and 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 Estacada for equipment that floats better and rides smoother.
You can't get to harvest season without proper irrigation. The irrigation experts at your local Firestone farm tire dealer can help you choose for your soil type, irrigation method, and equipment. The Champion Hydro Non-Directional Tire is a popular choice. It's crafted specially 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 rely on a little help from modern technology and your sprayer, the machine that helps you apply fertilizers, herbicides, and pesticides 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 designed to support the same load at lower pressure, or more load at the same pressure when compared to standard radials. But that's just one of our sprayer tires. In Estacada, your local Firestone farm tire dealer has a variety of sprayer tires that deliver outstanding handling, lateral stability, and ride comfort.
Estacada Farm Tires for Harvest Season
Does harvest season make you feel like a chicken running around with its head cut off? You probably don't have the right equipment and tires. But with harvest tires from your local ag tire dealer in Estacada, you can harvest your crops with ease. Firestone makes harvest tires for a range of terrain, soil types, and equipment. For instance, there's the Champion Spade Grip Tire. It features super tread for grip in mud and is especially good for rice and sugar cane harvesting. There's also the Super All Traction HD Tire, which features a more durable carcass for remarkable 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.
Explore Other Types of Ag Tires in Estacada
The correct tractor tires can make farming more manageable. The incorrect tractor tires? They can be as frustrating as a flat at five in the morning. Your local ag tire dealer has a wide selection of tractor tires for sale in Estacada, including tires for backhoes, loaders, and pullers, 4WD, 2WD, and MFWD combines and tractors. Improve your tractor's efficiency with the right tractor tires for your field. Your local ag tire dealer can help you identify the best match.
Loggers don't have to lose a minute of downtime with Firestone forestry tires in Estacada. Not all companies can see the forest for the trees, but Firestone can. Our engineers see everything—big and small. They make forestry tires that can take on bulky loads and unstable terrain that loggers, skidders, and forwarders manage every day. Design features like massive tire width help vehicles work in previously inaccessible areas. Then there's our Cut Resistant Compound® (CRC) prevent tears, cuts, and snags. Rocky hill or muddy swamp, Firestone forestry tires deliver the value and performance your operation needs. Contact a Estacada Firestone forestry tire dealer to learn more.
When you read, "garden tire," don't think flowers and earthworms. Instead, think power and durability… and maybe some flower power! Estacada Firestone farm tire stores sell a variety of garden tires for small tractors, utility equipment, and mowers. From the Super All Traction II 23° Tire to the Flotation 23° G-1 Tire, Firestone garden tires are constructed with unique tread that allows for optimized ride comfort, traction and flotation.
Whatever type of farmer you are, there's a farm implement tire to match. Firestone farm implement tires are engineered to resist stubble damage and handle heavy loads while providing minimal soil compaction and exceptional on- and off-road traction. Contact your Estacada Firestone ag tire dealer for farm implement tires for seeders, wagons, trailers, balers, sprayers, manure spreaders, and more.
Does Firestone Sell Tire Tracks in Estacada?
While shopping for farm tires, you might also hear about the benefits of using tire tracks in Estacada. But first, you'll probably want to know: do tires or rubber tracks perform better when it comes to traction, fuel economy, soil compaction, and roading? The answer to that question depends on a few factors. Read all about it in the Tire Expert Center's Rubber Tracks vs. Tires. We'll also provide a short overview here. Each system has ups and downs. The best system for your Oregon farm will depend on your specific operation. You may find it helpful to use a combination of tires and tire tracks.
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. With the proper tire inflation, a tracked tractor and comparable wheeled tractor will consume about the same amount 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 things can alter the performance of tire tracks over traditional rubber tires and vice versa. Both systems farm hard. It's a matter of getting the system that works for your field. A Firestone Ag expert or your local Estacada Firestone farm tire dealer can help you choose the right system for your farm.