Kernel Keeper

Kernel Keeper Benefits & Details:

Kernel Keeper Brochure - Click to See

Kernel Keeper Interview at the Farm Machinery Show:

The Millennial Farmer goes over the Kernel Keeper: 


  • Capture and Cushion and Collect: Dampen ear impact to lessen kernel shelling while capturing loose kernels and then collecting them with FingerBrushes.
  • Just One Kernel: Positive ROI by saving one kernel per acre (1/2 bushel per acre)
  • No new hardware required: No need to replace current deck plates – drill bit included in each kit.


  • Fits John Deere 600, 700, & C Series corn heads with CA620M gathering chains
  • Fits CA555 gathering chains: John Deere 40 & 90 Series; Case IH 800, 900, 1000 Series; New Holland 96C, 974, 98C, 98D (thru 2010), 996
  • Kits sold per row and contain: Dampener Rails, FingerBrushes for all crop lugs, mounting hardware
  • Cost: $195/row
  • Life of 150 Acres per row

Installation Guides:

Installation Guide Videos Courtesy of The Millennial Farmer & May Wes Manufacturing

May Wes Manufacturing Installation Video:

Austin from Davaus and Eric from May Wes discuss Kernel Keeper’s installation:

Kernel Keeper Installation Power Point – Click to See:

Product Training Guide:

Kernel Keeper Product Guide – Click to See:

Manufacturing Process:

A quick video on the Kernel Keeper manufacturing process, courtesy of May Wes

A pre-order does not guarantee product as the quantity is limited, but orders will be fulfilled in the order in which they are received
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