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.
Crops: More Woes Ahead; Livestock: Setting Up for Price Improvement?
It's never a good sign when prices make new lows for the calendar year, and that's what crop markets did this week, says Jerry Gulke, president of the Gulke Group.
Soybeans Steal the Spotlight
Stronger potential for financial returns has pushed soybeans to the top of the crop option list for 2015.
Hansel and Gretel (Condensed Version)
In the German fairy tale, Hansel and Gretel are hungry and lost in the woods before finding a witch’s house made of cake and candy. They eat some of it, and are lured inside by the wicked witch with promises of more goodies. The witch’s intent is to fatten them and eat them. The current markets remi [...]
Iowa Farmers Start Corn Planting
Iowa farmers have begun planting this year's corn crop, which is expected to be smaller than last year as some producers switch to soybeans to improve their income.
Dry Weather Should Help South Dakota Corn Crop Start Early
The dry weather will likely help South Dakota farmers get a jump on spring corn planting.