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Celebrating National Ag Week: 6 Ways Growers are Planning for Tomorrow

Celebrating National Ag Week: 6 Ways Growers are Planning for Tomorrow

Mar 18, 2022

In honor of National Ag Week during March 20-26 (National Ag Day is March 22), we’re taking time to celebrate the steps growers are taking to create a more sustainable and successful future for us all.

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Combat High Fertilizer Prices with these 4 Tips

Combat High Fertilizer Prices with these 4 Tips

Mar 10, 2022

As nitrogen fertilizer prices continue to climb to record highs, many growers are looking for ways to find relief. By some accounts, it will cost $180 more per acre to grow corn in 2022 (as compared to last year). And while some predict marginal price drops later in the year, COVID-induced supply chain disruptions and other economic factors will continue to make nitrogen one of the more costly consumables for growers all over the country.

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Why Converting from Flood to Pivot Irrigation Improves ROI

Why Converting from Flood to Pivot Irrigation Improves ROI

Feb 28, 2022

Center pivot irrigation systems are an important part of today’s agricultural world. But that wasn’t always the case. One of the oldest irrigation methods still used today is flood irrigation—sometimes referred to as surface or furrow irrigation.

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5 Operational Benefits of Improving Irrigation Efficiency

5 Operational Benefits of Improving Irrigation Efficiency

Jan 26, 2022

Technology has changed the game for agriculture—equipping producers with more knowledge, confidence and peace of mind than ever. Now, you can manage irrigation systems from anywhere, conserve resources with precision and keep crops at their healthiest.

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Switching to a Center Pivot? Adding an Irrigation Scheduling Tool? EQIP May Help.

Switching to a Center Pivot? Adding an Irrigation Scheduling Tool? EQIP May Help.

Jan 5, 2022

A well-designed center pivot system applies the correct amount of water to crops and soil at precisely the right time, particularly when used in conjunction with irrigation scheduling technology.

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Top Irrigation Trends to Watch for in 2022

Top Irrigation Trends to Watch for in 2022

Dec 21, 2021

As projections for population growth and food demand continue to increase and put more pressure on growers, many are looking to equip themselves with the tools, data and support to stay competitive—and ahead.

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Introducing the Zimmatic CD-1000 Center Drive: A Value Like Never Before

Introducing the Zimmatic CD-1000 Center Drive: A Value Like Never Before

Dec 17, 2021

When developing strategies for product rollouts and enhancements, our partnership with growers is invaluable.

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From Beginning to End of Harvest, FieldNET® Helps Growers Monitor Fields

From Beginning to End of Harvest, FieldNET® Helps Growers Monitor Fields

Oct 19, 2021

Whether your harvest season is ongoing or coming to a close, Lindsay’s FieldNET remote management platform helps growers monitor their fields throughout the season and determine best practices for next year.

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How New Agriculture Technologies Lead to Sustainable Farming, Better Yields

How New Agriculture Technologies Lead to Sustainable Farming, Better Yields

Oct 11, 2021

New irrigation technologies not only are helping farmers produce better yields and manage their fields more efficiently, but they’re also contributing to more sustainable farming practices.

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