Electronic Plate Meter EC-09

688.62 Incl. VAT

5 in stock

The EC-09 Electronic Plate Meter automatically records each reading and displays the number of samples taken, average pasture height and cover. Different calculation formulas can be entered and selected, with the selected formula remaining in use until changed. All data and records are retained when the counter is switched off.

5 in stock

SKU: E05-00001 Category:

Product Description

Electronic Plate Meter EC-09

Plate Meters monitor pasture growth, calculate pasture and dry matter and help to create effective feed budgets. We offer three Plate meter tools, ranging from basic electronic readers, to Bluetooth capable models, which include software and tools for accurate grass measurement and management.

AU EC-09 Plate Meter User Guide

KEY FEATURES
  • Electronic Plate Meter – Automatically records readings and calculates pasture cover.
  • Pasture Management Software – Makes feed budgeting quick, easy and accurate.
  • Visual Data Display Only – Displays data for a single paddock.
  • Accurate Measurement – Second only to cutting, drying and weighing pasture samples.
  • Integrated Counter Case – Protects the potentiometre, less to go wrong, less maintenance required.
  • Measurement Range – 0-400mm of compressed pasture height when the extension shaft is fitted.
  • Hand-calibrated – Ensures readings taken by all plate meters are comparable.
  • Reliable – High quality materials and accurate manufacturing ensure reliability and long service life.
  • Repairable – Without changing reading accuracy, allowing new results to be compared to old.
  • 12 month warranty

Why Measure Grass?

The potential to achieve high levels of productivity from grazed grass gives Irish farmers a major
competitive advantage over many of our European and global counterparts.
Existing research clearly show that farms that grow more grass have lower costs and higher profits.
On average, the cost of producing 1 kg of live weight gain or 1 kg of milk solids from grazed grass is
80% to 85% less when compared with an intensive concentrate-based system.

Link to Pasturebase

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Additional Information

Weight 10 kg

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