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.
Growing Season Weather Outlook: Mixed Start; El NIno Impact Uncertain
Regarding weather, the primary attention grabbers as March draws to an end are the potential for flooding in the Ohio and mid-Mississippi river basins, the dryness in the upper Midwest and Plains, and any potential effect that might be seen from El Nino. However this spring, there is little consensu [...]
Most of the ag industry (at least the grain operations) is just waiting around for something to happen. Everyone is waiting for soil temps to get warm enough to plant, and those in the east or south are waiting for fields to dry up. Market wise, everyone is waiting for the Tuesday USDA reports. The [...]
Closing Markets Commentary 03/27/15
Wheat futures were the upside leader in the grain markets today, but for the week they posted sharp losses.
Spring Planting Preview: Farmers Play Waiting Game With Markets, Mother Nature
This may be one of those years when the March prospective plantings report ends up providing only a hint of the harvests to come.
Spring Planting Preview: Only Minor Acreage Shifts Likely in Plains
When it comes to spring planting in Great Plains states such as Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma and their neighbors Missouri and Colorado, weather is the top concern for the western part of this region.