Nov 30, 2022
A successful harvest fulfills the hard work of an entire growing season. Increasingly, growers are turning to remote irrigation management technology such as FieldNET™ as a year-round efficiency tool.We sat down with Clayton Irani, owner of Great Lakes Ag Irrigation Inc., a Zimmatic dealer in Six Lakes, Michigan, to learn how one of his customers uses FieldNET throughout the year.
Nov 18, 2022
ET Diana MI, a dairy and cattle operation in Bulgaria, was founded with a love for animals, nature and crops. It is something owner Mincho Ivanov continues to be passionate about to this day. From how clean the livestock operation is to how he’s advancing his irrigation efficiency; Ivanov is leading the way for other farmers and agriculture operations in his country.
Nov 8, 2022
For many growers, winter is a time for maintenance and, hopefully, rest. But it’s also a great time to review your farming practices, yield performance, soil health and even irrigation approach. After all, the more you reflect on and learn about your operation’s needs this season, the better you can make informed decisions for next season.
Oct 6, 2022
When you think of Fall, it’s hard not to think about pumpkins. Jack-o-lanterns on front porches. Decorative gourds on dining room tables. Pumpkin pie with a dollop of whipped cream. They’ve become a quintessential part of the season for many of us.
Sep 23, 2022
Irrigation technology isn’t a new trend in the ag industry. But over the years, it’s come a long way. Today, growers can find the most innovative and cutting-edge irrigation tech solutions to help them do and yield more.
Sep 12, 2022
Most growers today who use technology to help manage their irrigation operation can’t imagine life without it. The ability to check in on and control their systems from virtually anywhere has given these growers more confidence and peace of mind in their decisions—plus, cost and resource savings.
Aug 11, 2022
Potatoes, spuds, taters, solanum tuberosum—regardless of what you call them, they are one of the most important food crops in the world. In fact, potatoes round out the top three crops behind rice and wheat when it comes to global consumption.
Aug 5, 2022
When it comes to pivot upkeep, regular preventative maintenance can eliminate future issues and ensure your pivot irrigation system remains operational and efficient for years to come. This goes for your sprinklers, too.
Jul 28, 2022
When it comes to your irrigation system’s water delivery, the more precise the better, right? The speed of delivery, depth of application and rate of flow are all factors that can impact your crops, land and even profitability. That’s where variable rate irrigation or VRI technology can help.