Success Story: The Ochsner Family and Double O Farms
May 16, 2023
The benefits of Lindsay's irrigation solutions are well-established. Many of the 2 million farms operating in America today rely on Zimmatic™ pivots and FieldNET™ technology to maximize their productivity as they supply food and fuel to the entire world. But technology is only half the equation; the farmers using it are just as important. That’s where families like the Ochsners come in.
Crop Spotlight: Powering Biofuels with Corn, Soy and Sugar Cane
May 2, 2023
As fossil fuels grow more scarce, many people are looking towards more sustainable forms of energy. Enter: biofuels. Produced from various forms of biomass, biofuel offers serious benefits: it’s renewable and easier to source, which makes it less vulnerable to supply shortages. Plus, since it typically uses waste products such as inedible fats, oils and greases or residuals such as soy oil, it’s more friendly to the environment.
Cutting Fertilizer Costs with Effective Irrigation Management
Apr 12, 2023
When it comes to fertilizer prices, we have good news: as of February 2023, prices are dropping! Growers will likely see benefits as soon as 2024. In the meantime, there are concrete steps you can take to maximize productivity and minimize costs. In addition, this situation is a golden opportunity to adopt more sustainable practices, which may help growers weather difficult conditions and potentially increase ROI.
AI in Agriculture: How It’s Revolutionizing the Industry
Apr 4, 2023
Artificial intelligence. AI. Precision Agriculture. While not new terms, this technology has gained quite a bit of momentum and attention over the last few years. But is AI really as transformative as the buzz makes it out to be?Put simply, the answer is yes.
Here’s to Growers Making a Difference
Mar 17, 2023
According to the Farm Bureau®, “2 million farms dot America’s rural landscape, and 98% are operated by families – individuals, family partnerships or family corporations.” From fueling people to machines to our future, these growers are making a difference today and for tomorrow.
Adding FieldNET is as Easy as 1,2,3
Mar 6, 2023
There is no question remote irrigation management solutions can benefit any irrigation operation. From enhanced decision-making capabilities to cost, labor and resource savings, technology is helping growers grow more sustainably.
Q&A: What to Expect When Purchasing a Zimmatic Pivot
Feb 27, 2023
If you’re thinking about purchasing a pivot, you most likely have a few questions. From comparing pivot models to understanding your return on investment, there’s a lot to know before making that final decision.
8 Predictions for the Global Ag Industry in 2023
Jan 31, 2023
The beginning of the calendar year offers a great opportunity for growers to make plans that help tackle the uncertainties they face each growing season. Let’s take a brief look at some global ag industry predictions for this year’s challenges —and opportunities.
How to Prepare Your Irrigation Operation for the Growing Season
Jan 17, 2023
As a farmer, ensuring your irrigation system is ready for the upcoming growing season is crucial in achieving a successful harvest. But preparing your system doesn't only mean pre-season maintenance or repairs.