Service FAQs

Service FAQs for All-Purpose Seeders

The following are some of the questions most frequently asked by Land Pride customers in the All-Purpose Seeders category.

All Purpose Seeders

What seed rate do I use when seeding _______?
Answer

All seeds are not created equal in size or shape, so for the most accurate metering refer to the calibration section of the Operator’s Manual (manual can be found on Related Products Page below).

What box do I use for ___ seed?
Answer

The main seed box is best suited for grass seed such as fescue or turf blend grasses. The small seed box is for those seed that are very small such as alfalfa and clover.

Is this unit able to be attached to a quick hitch?
Answer

Yes, this unit is designed to work with a Cat. 1 or 2 quick hitch.

At what speed can I pull the unit while seeding?
Answer

The APS is ground driven, so the metering is consistent with any speed. However, a ground speed of 3-5 mph is recommended.

Can I run this unit backwards while seeding?
Answer

No. The drive system on this unit is designed to only run in the forward direction. Damage WILL occur if the unit is pushed backward with the drive gear engaged.