Model 49 – Row Crop Fertilizer and Lime Spreader

Newton Crouch’s pull type spreaders are the industry leading applicators for fertilizer and lime and have been perfecting this model since the 1960s.  Our spreaders are custom built for a broad range of crops, designed for easier set up, and will last you for many growing season to come.

Newton Crouch spreaders have a wide variety of options and we look forward to customizing one for your operation.   Call 800-241-1350 today to get a quote and learn which features best suit your needs.




  • Capacity of 172 cu.ft. / 6 tons – Larger than most competitor models
  • Fertilizer and lime spreader
  • 304 Stainless steel hull, dishes, blades, and conveyor
  • Trailer length fully supports hull for better stability
  • Trailer made of tubing and powder coated blue
  • Hull bolted on for easier trailer maintenance
  • Conveyor widths of 16 or 24 inch, clinched chain
  • Dishes are 24 inch with 6 blades
  • Spinners set up twin in series with grease able double bearings
  • Spindle rated at 12,000 lb stress proof steel on each side
  • Hub – 10 Bolt
  • Jack – 12,000 lb, inside mount
  • Hydraulic valve is an NCI exclusive with an anti-cavitation device, pressure relief valve, and check valve to prevent hooking up to your tractor backwards. Can be used for either an open or closed system. Also has adjustable flow control while under load. This compact valve requires less hydraulic hosing resulting in a sleeker spreader.
  • Drive wheel laminated tire – 4.8 x 8, NCI special design
  • Tires available in variety sizes
  • Wheel centers set at 72 inch (std). Others available include: 76, 80, or 72/60 inch reversible
  • Pictures may show options

Drive Options:

  • Tractor Hydraulics
  • Variable Rate
  • Drive Wheel
  • PTO
  • Belt


  • Window
  • Stainless gate jack cover
  • Heavy duty dishes & blades
  • Heavy duty spinner motors
  • LED or stop, tail, turn lights
  • Tarp
  • Various tire options
  • Herculiner

Check out NCI’s Model 49 Brochures
Model 49 Variable Rate General
Model 49 Variable Rate Trimble

Learn More

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