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.
What's Happening in South America This Week
Even though Brazil will be importing corn this year, it is still exporting corn and other ag exports in record amounts. But after feeling the effect of a corn shortage from last year’s drought, Brazil’s BRF SA (the world's largest poultry producer) is making forward purchases o [...]
Gulke: Harvest Delays Send Grain Prices Sideways
Regardless of strong yields, prices are finding a footing. What farmers need now is some traditional fall weather, says Jerry Gulke, president of the Gulke Group.
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Farmers’ corn yield estimates come in under USDA’s
To Make An Omelet
Some sources attribute the phrase “To make an omelet, you must first crack eggs” to Napoleon Bonaparte, or to Robespierre. It was also apparently used by Stalin. Other sources prefer to attribute the phrase to Anon. The point, of course, is that some sacrifice must often be made to create a better [...]
Pro Farmer: Soybeans Slump as Harvest Picks Up
Soybean futures firmed early this week, but faced heavy pressure today on increased harvest activity and falling basis, which resulted in losses for the week.