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.
Corn Harvest Nearly Halfway Complete
According to USDA's Crop Progress report, corn harvest is 42% complete.
Pro Farmer: Soil Moisture Declines in Heartland, Improves in Southwest
Meteorologist Gail Martell says dry conditions have developed in the U.S. heartland over the past several weeks, furthering the corn and soybean harvest while also hampering wheat planting and germination.
Analysts Expect Spring Rally for Stored Grain
If you’re wondering whether you should sell or store your corn and soybeans these days, the analysts on U.S. Farm Report have an answer for you: Keep filling the bins and wait for a spring rally.
Pro Farmer: Soybeans Stronger While Corn and Wheat Weaker
Corn and wheat futures are slightly lower in morning trade, with soybeans 5 to 7 cents higher. Livestock futures are stronger to start the week.
North Dakota Farmers Will Harvest More Corn, Fewer Soybeans
The U.S. Department of Agriculture expects North Dakota farmers to produce slightly more corn than last year, but fewer soybeans and dry edible beans.