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.
Lower Crop Prices Projected but Higher Livestock Prices for 2015
Short- and long-term agricultural planning price projections for North Dakota are available, says Ron Haugen, farm economist with the North Dakota State University Extension Service.
5 Grain Market Lessons From 2014
U.S. farmers harvested an estimated 14.407 billion bushels of corn this past year
Gulke Talks Winners and Losers
Cheaper energy sounds good, but falling prices aren’t so great for ranchers and farmers.
A Deflationary Feeling
Last week was the first in a long time where all of the ag commodities were showing red at the same time. The action this week nearly made that true for two weeks in a row. The plunging oil prices and stronger dollar have some talking about deflation, but the jury is still out.
Corn Sales at Highest Level Since 2013
Corn sales exploded this week, increasing to over 2,000,000 metric tons (MT) of the first time since October 2013. Wheat sales also increased, but soybean sales fell to their lowest level since September 2014 due to large returns from China and unknown destinations. Corn and wheat exports increased [...]