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Field Team

Field Team Program

Why Field Team?

Maximize Up-time | Longer Equipment Life | Higher Trade Value | Maximize Grain & Data Quality | Worry-Free Maintenance

Midwest Machinery’s service and support plans ensures that both you and your machines are ready for the season. Fully Inspected Equals Less Downtime.

By becoming a Field Team member, we take the worry out of your maintenance needs. If you commit multiple machines to Midwest Machinery for inspection, we will reward you with a very special list of benefits. Manage your operation while we maintain and optimize your equipment investment.

You can have peace of mind while taking advantage of strong performance, enjoying longer equipment life and higher trade-in value when you are ready to upgrade.

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Field Team Packages


Field Team Benefits

Purchase period to receive the benefits: Nov 1st – Jan 31st

 

Field Team BenefitsBronze
(3) Units
Silver
(5) Units
Gold 
(7) Units
Platinum
(10) Units
Combine:
30 Hrs Free Loaner
½ Rate Loaner:
(Tractors, Combines)
½ Rate Trucking
Waived AH Fees
Add-On Services Discount10%15%20%25%
Precision Farming Support Plan Credit:$350$750$750
JDF- No Payment, No Interest until Oct 1, 2021

 


Benefits Description

COMBINE LOANER

If MMC completed all of the recommended repairs after your inspection, and your covered combine goes down for more than 24 hours you are eligible for up to 30 free separator hours of a combine rental if you are a Silver level or higher. Any hours over 30 will only be charged at 1⁄2 MMC’s rental rate. Bronze level is eligible for a loaner at 1⁄2 MMC’s rental rate. MMC will provide a replacement combine that is comparable in size, horsepower and features to run your equipment. For equipment over 10 years old, compatibility between our available combines and customer’s heads may require additional consideration.

1⁄2 RATE TRUCKING

MMC’s trucking rate will be reduced to 1⁄2 rate for Silver and higher levels for the pickup and delivery of your machine for inspection.

WAIVED AFTER HOURS FEES

Because you have done your part and had your machines inspected prior to season, MMC will waive any After-Hours parts or service fees on your inspected Field Team machines. We want to be there for your operation when you need us with parts and service support into the evening hours during planting and harvest.

ADD-ON SERVICES

MMC wants your machines running at their optimum performance and will offer discounts at each level of commitment for any of our add-on services that are listed on the next page.

PRECISION FARMING PACKAGE CREDIT

MMC’s Precision Farming Package discounts starting at Silver level will give you a great opportunity to receive knowledgeable support and training at a great value.

NO PAYMENT, NO INTEREST UNTIL OCTOBER 1ST

The purchase price of the Field Team Plan is eligible for NPNI until October 1, 2021. The earlier you sign up, the longer you will reap the benefits.


Field Team Add-On Services

PLANTER

Pre-Season Start-Up $500
Before the planting season begins, a certified technician will come out and ensure that your planter is ready to plant before you hit the field. We will also make sure you have a complete understanding of your planter’s settings and operation.

Optimization $500
Maximize your planter’s performance with a ride along by one of our certified technicians in the field. We want to ensure your planter speed, downforce, seed spacing and section control timing is set correctly for optimal planting.

Meter Test Available
We will run your meters on our certified test stand, calibrate them to your specific planting speed, seed population, and seed size.Our goal is to keep your skips and doubles to a minimum so you can achieve the best stand possible. Contact a MMC Service Manager for details.

Winterization $275 Up to 18 Rows, $400 24 Rows and Up
Having your liquid fertilizer system winterized to protect the pumps, lines & tanks will ensure a trouble- free spring planter season. (Anti-freeze not included)

COMBINE

Pre-Season Start-Up $670
Before the harvest season begins, a certified technician will come out and ensure that your combine is ready to harvest before you hit the field. We will also make sure you have a complete understanding
of your combine’s settings and operation.

Optimization $500
Maximize your combine’s performance with a ride along by one of our certified technicians in the field. We want to ensure that your combine is fine-tuned to minimize grain loss and maximize grain quality. We will also ensure that quality data is collected and saved or transmitted wirelessly.

Crop Change Over $500
We will send out a certified technician to change over your heads and combine from one crop to the next. Our technician will ride along to make sure that the settings and calibrations are functioning properly.

Flat Rate Oil Change $60
We will change your engine oil for a flat $50 labor fee when you have your combine in for your Field Team inspection. (Oil & filters not included)

TRACTOR

Flat Rate Oil Change $60
We will change your engine oil for a flat $50 labor fee when you have your tractor in for your Field Team inspection. (Oil & filters not included)

SPRAYER

Pre-Season Start-Up $550
Before the spraying season begins, a certified technician will come out and ensure that your sprayer is ready to spray before you hit the field. We will also make sure you have a complete understanding of your sprayer’s settings and operation.

Winterization $400
Having your spray system winterized to protect the pumps, lines, nozzles & tanks will ensure a trouble-free spraying season. (Anti-freeze not included)

Flat Rate Oil Change $60
We will change your engine oil
for a flat $50 labor fee when you have your Sprayer in for your Field Team inspection. (Oil & filters not included)

PRECISION FARMING PACKAGE: $750

Includes two on-farm visits, AMS Support Line, Loaner Unit Availability at no charge.

Farm visit includes installing software updates, activating subscriptions and setting up displays and receivers for the upcoming season. We will also assist you with some basic data management. Our AMS specialist will also take the time to ensure you hit the field with the knowledge to efficiently navigate your AMS system before each planting and harvest season.

Field Team members receive priority phone support through our Agri-sync hotline. Our specialists can also remotely navigate your display if needed to get you back up in no time.

ADVANCED DATA MANAGEMENT: $150

Add an additional two hours of support to an on-farm visit to dive deeper into your data. Whether you need help merging fields, cleaning up boundaries, or analyzing data, our consultants can take care of it.

Planter: Pre-Season StartupPlanter: Pre-Season Startup | $500

A certified technician will come out and ensure that your planter is ready to plant before you hit the field. We will also make sure you have a complete understanding of your planter’s settings and operation.

  • Verify tractor connections
  • Level Planter – check tire PSI
  • Test variable rate drive or ground drive
  • Verify correct settings for rows & spacing
  • Calibrate height sensors
  • Verify speed input to monitor
  • Verify vacuum operation
  • Verify alarm settings for population selected
  • John Deere Planter Plus App Setup

 

Planter Optimization Planter Optimization | $500

Maximize your planter’s performance with a ride along by one of our certified technicians in the field. We want to ensure your planter speed, downforce, seed spacing and section control timing is set correctly for optimal planting.

  • Calibration on sensors
  • Verify all monitor entries
  • Variable Rate Drive Test – seed only
  • Enter all measurements and offsets
  • Verify all operations after hooked to tractor
  • Row Command initial settings

 

 

Sprayer: Pre-Season StartupSprayer: Pre-Season Startup | $550

A certified technician will come out and ensure that your sprayer is ready to spray before you hit the field. We will also make sure you have a complete understanding of your sprayer’s settings and operation.

  • Unfold boom and check folding operation
  • Check to make sure all nozzles are spraying
  • Make sure all offsets for the boom are correct
  • Make sure section control is operating correctly
  • Calibrate boom trac
  • Run a rate simulation and ensure applied rates are correct
  • Set up home screens
  • Add water and run through system & check for leaks

 

Combine Pre-season StartupCombine: Pre-Season Startup | $670

A certified technician will come out and ensure that your combine is ready to harvest before you hit the field. We will also make sure you have a complete understanding of your combine’s settings and operation.

  • Adjust feederhouse drum & drive chain for desired crop
  • Make sure feederhouse speeds up and slows down (if applicable)
  • Set recommended feederhouse speed for desired crop
  • Verify correct concaves are in for desired crop
  • Set recommended rotor speed for desired crop
  • Set strawchopper knives and speed set to desired crop
  • Chopper deflector door in correct position
  • Check re-thresher setting (if applicable)
  • Set front feed accelerator for desired speed for crop
  • Make sure yield monitor is set for desired crop, impl. width, etc.
  • Make sure grain sump covers are installed
  • John Deere Go Harvest App Setup

Crop Changeover | $500

We will send out a certified technician to change over your heads and combine from one crop to the next. Our technician will ride along to make sure that the settings and calibrations are functioning properly.

  • Adjust feederhouse drum & drive chain for desired crop
  • Make sure feederhouse speeds up and slows down (if applicable)
  • Set recommended feederhouse speed for desired crop
  • Verify correct concaves are in for desired crop
  • Set recommended rotor speed for desired crop
  • Set strawchopper knives and speed set to desired crop
  • Chopper deflector door in correct position
  • Check re-thresher setting (if applicable)
  • Set front feed accelerator for desired speed for crop
  • Make sure yield monitor is set for desired crop, impl. width, etc.
  • Make sure grain sump covers are installed
  • Make field adjustments as necessary while combining to optimize performance
  • John Deere Go Harvest App Setup

Combine Optimization | $500

Maximize your combine’s performance with a ride along by one of our certified technicians in the field. We want to ensure that your combine is fine-tuned to minimize grain loss and maximize grain quality. We will also ensure that quality data is collected and saved or transmitted wirelessly.

  • Make sure moisture sensor is working
  • Field Adjust threshing for the best grain sample
  • Calibrate Grain Loss Monitor
  • John Deere Go Harvest App Setup

 

 

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