The supplemental irrigation of cotton has evolved over recent years. Flood irrigation has been replaced in many areas by Center Pivot irrigation to conserve water and provide higher uniformity for growing this essential fiber. Look to 3000 Series Pivot Products, Pressure Regulators and Control Valves for efficiency and effectiveness.
The 3TN Nozzle system for the 3000 Series offers quick change of flow or function. Couple this with the Accelerator, Orbitor, or Sprayhead depending on your needs.
Nelson Irrgation's wide range of sprinkler products helps the grower with their cotton irrigation and cotton irrigation management needs.
5 Tips To Sharpen Your Phosphorus Management Practices
Phosphorus (P) is an important macronutrient for field corn. Adequate amounts of the nutrient are associated with improved corn root development, increased stalk strength, resistance to disease, kernel (seed) production and earlier crop maturity. In some scenarios, the right amount of P can boost c [...]
Hedge Funds Grow More Bullish on Corn as Surplus Eases
Near-record ethanol production means more demand for grain.
Down Mexico Way
We are noting some action on Mexico’s part, whether coordinated with the government or not. Take a look at the USDA weekly Export Sales report for the week ending February 16. For that week, Mexico was the largest buyer of pork, beef and soy oil. They were the second largest buyers of soybean meal a [...]
Pro Farmer: Selling Pressure Mounts In Grain, Soy Futures
Corn, soybean and wheat futures faced followthrough selling this week after a late price reversal last week.
Most Favorable Predicted Price Spread for Soybeans in 20 Years
At the USDA’s 93 rd annual Agricultural Outlook Forum, the agency rolled out its predictions for the year ahead.