Soil Compaction Tester

The DICKEY-john Soil Compaction Tester is a simple, easy to use management tool that can help you increase yields and decrease costs. The Soil Compaction tester can give you quick answers to the questions you need to ask about your tillage program and your field conditions. Is your soil compacted? How severe and how deep is the compaction layer? How deep do you need to till? How deep can your roots grow? Is soil compaction costing you?

Features of the Soil Compaction Tester:

  • Rugged, molded housing and handle
  • Easy-to-read color coded stainless steel dial, liquid filled to reduce shock
  • Stainless steel rod with marks every 3 inches to indicate depth