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Early Designs Laid the Foundation for Innovation

Early Designs Laid the Foundation for Innovation

Dec 18, 2018

When Arthur and Bernard Zimmerer designed and built the first Zimmatic center pivot, they laid the foundation for what would become fifty years of innovation in the irrigation industry.

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Award-Winning Grower Says FieldNET Helped Him Produce an Exceptional Crop

Award-Winning Grower Says FieldNET Helped Him Produce an Exceptional Crop

Dec 12, 2018

Congratulations to Kansas grower (and Zimmatic customer) Kyle Amerin, who recently was named one of two 2018 Top Producers by the Ponderosa High Plains Dairy.

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Five Things to Consider When Designing a Custom Sprinkler Package

Five Things to Consider When Designing a Custom Sprinkler Package

Dec 4, 2018

In a previous blog post, we shared examples of yield maps that show some of the most common sprinkler problems, including signs of incorrect spacing, worn parts and improper design. 

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End of Season Maps Reveal Potential Sprinkler Problems

End of Season Maps Reveal Potential Sprinkler Problems

Nov 29, 2018

Are your yield maps trying to tell you something?

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Investment in Irrigation Helps Brazilian Operation Become the Global Leader in Organic Sugar Exports

Investment in Irrigation Helps Brazilian Operation Become the Global Leader in Organic Sugar Exports

Nov 20, 2018

With more than 20 percent of the market share, Brazil’s Jalles Machado Group is one of the world’s largest producers and the leading exporter of organic sugar.

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New Sprinkler Package Helps Nebraska Overcome Watering Challenges

New Sprinkler Package Helps Nebraska Overcome Watering Challenges

Nov 14, 2018

With a lower flow well and tough, sandy soil, Nebraska grower Greg Kreikemeier needed to find a better way to water to his crop.

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Zimmatic Pivot Number One – 50 Years Strong

Zimmatic Pivot Number One – 50 Years Strong

Nov 7, 2018

The year was 1969. America’s televisions were tuned to Gunsmokeand Marcus Welby, M.D. The Beatles’ Come Togethertopped the Billboard music charts.

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Solutions for Every Tracking Need

Solutions for Every Tracking Need

Nov 1, 2018

Are you tired of fixing flat tires or dealing with deep wheel ruts in the field?

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Program Encourages Conservation While Boosting Production

Program Encourages Conservation While Boosting Production

Oct 22, 2018

Instead of fighting nature, a program in Nebraska is encouraging growers to work with it. 

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