Apply Compost, Fertilizer, BioSul with the NL600 Pull-Type Spreader

NL600 tow-behind spreader

A High Capacity, High Performance, 3-in-1 Pull-Type Spreader for Fertilizer, Compost, BioSul New Leader Manufacturing (NLM) today announced the introduction of its latest New Leader spreader: the NL600 high throughput 3-in-1 pull-type broadcast spreader. The NL600 is a multi-purpose, multi-season spreader that offers growers and custom applicators the ability to spread compost/litter, fertilizer, and BioSul […]

BONUS: 4 More Frequently Asked Questions About G5 Spreader Technology


Can I apply lime and at what rates? Yes.  However, if you are going to run very high rates, or if you are running more lime than fertilizer, you may want to consider one of our other spreaders.  During lime application with the NL5000 section control is disabled due to the volume and flow characteristics […]

Top 12 FAQs About G5 Spreader Technology


How much maintenance is required on the G5 fan frame assembly? With the G5 spreaders, New Leader has removed most of the grease fittings at the back of the machine. The G5 fan frame utilizes poly slide pads that require no grease and are self-cleaning. The only maintenance that is required is normal cleaning to […]

New Leader App Available on iOS

New Leader fertilizer spreader

The New Leader mobile app you’ve been waiting for is now available in the App Store on your Apple device! The app is built to help you operate your New Leader equipment more efficiently, reducing the time needed to properly establish the spreader settings. Features of the app include: Simple Start Settings – For lime, […]

Thank You Farmers, Co-Ops, Dealers, & Ag Retailers


To Farmers, Co-Ops, Equipment Dealers, and Ag Retailers, For all you do, we just wanted to say THANK YOU! COVID-19 is bringing with it some challenging and unprecedented times. There are a lot of things we don’t know, but there’s one thing we do know: the ag industry, and those industries supporting it, are some […]

FAQs About the DOT NL5000 G5 Autonomous Spreader

NL500 G5 Autonomous fertilizer spreader

WHAT IS THE DOT POWER PLATFORM™? The DOT Power Platform is a mobile diesel-powered platform designed to handle a large variety of implements commonly used in agriculture, including the New Leader NL5000 G5 spreader. Its U-shaped frame facilitates the direct loading of implements, so that, once loaded, the implement “becomes one” with the mobile powered […]

New Leader Manufacturing Collaborates on Developing the First Dot-Ready Autonomous Dry Spreader

NL500 G5 Autonomous fertilizer spreader

DOT Technology Corp. and New Leader Manufacturing are proud to announce their collaboration on a state-of-the-art dry spreader for the DOT Power Platform. This agreement will advance autonomous agriculture by strengthening an already robust offering of DOT-ready implements, including the SeedMaster 30-foot drill, the Connect PLU S120 Sprayer and C40 Coulter, and the SeedMaster grain […]

First International Facility in Brazil

Map of Brazil with New Leader location pinned

On March 5, 2018, New Leader Manufacturing celebrated the opening of its new South American location, New Leader Comércio de Equipamentos Agrícolas e Serviços Limitada (New Leader Brazil). Located in Assis, São Paulo, New Leader Brazil represents NLM’s first major step in its international growth. With dedicated sales, support, and training resources, NLM is excited […]