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.
Gulke: January USDA Numbers Continue to Beat Up Grain Prices
Cheaper energy sounds good, but falling prices aren’t so great for ranchers and farmers.
Dollar Hot, Commodities Melting
The rising US dollar index is putting a lot of heat on the commodities markets as January comes to a close. The January thaw saw corn and wheat lose 3 to 5% in the last week, with all three legs of the soy complex lower as well. Cattle rallied, pretty much because they had sold off sharply the week [...]
EPA Pitches Plan of Attack for Rootworm Resistance
Plus, find out if your farm is in the current so-called resistance "red zone."
Grain Markets Extend Price Slide Into Month's End
Corn, soybean and wheat futures maintained a bearish stance the last trading day of the month.
Report: Biofuels Are Inefficient, Crowd Out Food Production
Turning corn and sugar into energy is inefficient and crowds out land that could be better used to produce food, according to an environmental advocacy group.