Today, farming infuses intuition with the use of modern machinery. In a Greenfield Daily Reporter news package, Beneath The Beast, a static diagram that makes sense of a modern planter. At first glance, a planter is a maze of steel, plastic, alloy and aluminum lined with various hoses, tubes and wires. While certainly intimidating from its exterior, the core concept of the machine is quite simple. The explainers break down each component of the machine and the red arrows show the journey of the seed.