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I thresh peas, barley, HRS wheat and canola both straight cut and swathed. Can a set of howard concaves be left in for all crops and get good bus/hr?

Any cracking issues in peas or silage made in straight cut canola?
 

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I thresh peas, barley, HRS wheat and canola both straight cut and swathed. Can a set of howard concaves be left in for all crops and get good bus/hr?

Any cracking issues in peas or silage made in straight cut canola?
I personally don't have a Howard but my uncle has one in one of his 4 9870s and likes it the best of the 4, and yes he uses it on all four of the crops you have mentioned. I think he still runs fillers in wheat and does a nice job in peas!
 

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Read some where online that suggested the more aggressive threshing from the howard concave would make silage out of the green canola stalks when straight cutting.

Glad to hear it is not a problem.
 
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