GEN I Fertilizer System

The Montag Generation One (GEN I) metering system is unique to the industry with its well-tested design made of 300 series food grade stainless steel. Because of its simple design, long life and unique metering ability, it has become the standard for deep banding dry fertilizer.


  • Stainless Steel Metering Augers at every row
  • Food Grade Stainless Steel and Poly Construction
  • Single Hydraulic Input Requirement
  • PWM Hydraulic Block Standard
  • Product Fill Screen Standard (½” or ¾”)
  • Non-Pressurized Tank
  • 37-Pin cable for multiple rate controller options
  • Tank ladder access
  • Unique Montag Fluid Bed – Air Delivery System
  • All components are corrosion resistant
  • 2–Section capable (16 & 24 row)



  • The Speed Sensor Motor is included with all GEN I Montag metering systems.
  • The Raven Encoder is only available as a field install kit.

Tank Size

  • Available in 6- or 9-Ton Poly Tank

Tank Colors

  • Tank colors available in Gray, Yellow and White.

Standard & High Output Meter

  • Standard Meter Sizes: 8, 12, 16 and 18 row
  • High Output Meter Sizes: 8, 12, 16, 18 and 24 row

Standard Rate or Low Rate Augers

  • Low Rate Augers can be added to an existing GEN I giving you the ability to apply half rates.

2-Section or Single Auger Drive

  • 16 or 24 row machines can be factory installed with 2 section drive or components can be purchased and added for 2017 models and newer.
  • NOT available for 8 and 12 row machines.

Screen Size

  • Available in ½” or ¾” screen to size product so as to reduce blockage in either the auger or the injection tube (behind the knife on the toolbar).
  • Screens are constructed completely out of stainless steel.