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.
Watch for Corn, Soybean Seedling Diseases
Wet and cool soils favor most pathogens that cause damping off in corn and soybean. Slow growth, compacted soils, and heavy clay soils increase chances of seedling fungal infection.
China Reconsiders Anti-GMO Approach
China’s leaders want to build a domestic GMO industry because they need to boost productivity in agriculture.
With Planting Nearly Done, Market Awaits Crop Condition
Jerry Gulke considers how these newly planted crops might be doing, thanks to chilly temperatures and rain in various parts of the Midwest.
Bears were suggesting capitulation in corn & soy, with grain starting to move at weaker basis in areas where the corn is all planted and off to a good start. They were smugly waiting for the real panic selling to begin. Capitulation is a key concept for forming market bottoms, whether in stocks, cur [...]
Monsanto speaks to investors about its motivation to pursue Syngenta.