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.
Grains Gone Wild
Wheat hits new highs, Cuba opens up for trade, and corn stays above $4.
Pain Within Limits
While we have seen some fairly large extended moves in the grains and the stock market this year, big limit move type days have been scarce. That has not been the case here in December for the cattle and feeder cattle markets. Feeders posted 5 limit down days in a row ($15.00) before the Merc finall [...]
Grain Markets Absorb Flurry of News Events
The grain markets were given a lot of news to digest this week and livestock markets were highly volatile.
Crash in Oil Prices Cuts Corn Price Estimates for 2015/16
Projected U.S. farm corn prices in 2015/16 are $3.79 per bushel, a dip of 10 cents compared to last month, according to FAPRI's December forecasts.
Demand for U.S. Corn Expected to Rise
Corn exports increased this week for the fourth time in the past six weeks. Analysts expect U.S. corn sales and exports to increase with news of Ukraine failing to meet contract deadlines for delivery to China this year. The Chinese are having domestic corn problems of their own as reports have surf [...]