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Radial Tires Reduce Tracking Problems and Cut Maintenance Costs

Radial Tires Reduce Tracking Problems and Cut Maintenance Costs

Apr 16, 2018

Is it time to consider an alternative to standard bias ply pivot tires?

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FieldNET® Helps Illinois Grower Reduce Costly Trips to the Field

FieldNET® Helps Illinois Grower Reduce Costly Trips to the Field

Apr 10, 2018

Six hundred miles. That’s the distance Illinois grower John Breedlove used to travel when checking the center pivots working on his operation. 

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Be Sure to Include Wells on Your Pre-Season Maintenance Checklist

Be Sure to Include Wells on Your Pre-Season Maintenance Checklist

Apr 5, 2018

When completing the pre-season inspection of your irrigation system, experts say it’s important to look above and below the surface.

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Oil Change Will Keep Pivots Running Smoothly

Oil Change Will Keep Pivots Running Smoothly

Apr 3, 2018

Is it time to change the oil in your pivot gearbox?

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Pre-Season Maintenance Can Prevent In-Season Breakdowns

Pre-Season Maintenance Can Prevent In-Season Breakdowns

Mar 29, 2018

In the weeks before a new growing season, growers have a lot to do.

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9500DS Drop Span Option Gives Nebraska Grower More Options

9500DS Drop Span Option Gives Nebraska Grower More Options

Mar 27, 2018

Before adding a drop span onto his pivot, Doug Rafert moved a lot of pipe.

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Colorado Grower Tackles Tough Terrain with NFTrax

Colorado Grower Tackles Tough Terrain with NFTrax

Mar 20, 2018

The southeastern quadrant of Colorado only receives an average of 15 inches of rainfall per year, so growers need to be creative in order to keep their crops healthy. 

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New Data Connection between FieldNET® and the John Deere Operations Center is Now Available

New Data Connection between FieldNET® and the John Deere Operations Center is Now Available

Mar 15, 2018

We’re very pleased to announce a new data connection between FieldNET and the John Deere Operations Center – a connection that will help growers improve irrigation precision and productivity.

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Lindsay Announces its Bold Vision for Innovation and the Future of Agriculture

Lindsay Announces its Bold Vision for Innovation and the Future of Agriculture

Mar 12, 2018

Last week, Lindsay Corporation sponsored a very special event – Water Matters 3.18, an educational session focused on the importance of efficient irrigation and the ways in which it fits into precision agriculture and smart farming practices. 

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