TREE & VINE
Offer Many Solutions to
Meet Your Tree and Vine
The revolutionary technology behind Nelson’s Rotator® sprinklers provides more uniform water distribution patterns, better reliability, eliminates riser vibration, reduces application rates, and lowers costs and maintenance. The best solution for orchard irrigation.
Full Coverage Orchard Irrigation - made possible with Rotator® Technology - promotes optimal growing conditions for both trees and vines. Plant stress is reduced during periods of heat or harvest, complimentary cover crops can be established, cooling and dust suppression is made possible and chemical/fertilizer applications are more effective.
With the evolution of the Rotator family - there has also been the development of a number of different Feedtube Assemblies providing a multitude of mounting options. With the Acme Adapter - the 1/2" series Mini Regulator, Mini Regulator Drain Check, or Mini Drain Check can be included depending specific needs.
Tie the system together with control valves and the Nelson Control System for convenient system automation. Nelson products are key in to creating premier orchard irrigation systems.
China Spins a Worldwide Web of Food From Mozambique to Missouri
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Funds Contently Bearish on CBOT Grains with Growing Season Underway
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Business Matters: Keep One Eye on the Budget
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Surf's Up! (In Nebraska?)
When farmers get rained out of fieldwork, sometimes they use that extra time creatively, like Nebraska farmer Quentin Connealy. Armed with a wakeboard, a rope and an ATV, Connealy took quite a memorable trip across one of his cornfields this weekend.
Youth Farm Labor: Do You Know the Rules?
School’s out (or soon to be out), and young people in your community may be soon asking for a summer job. It’s a great opportunity for a young person to learn more about agriculture, according to Chris Zoller, Extension educator with The Ohio State University. But that’s not all. [...]