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.
Dire Weather Warnings for 2050 and 2100
In agriculture, the weather gives and the weather takes. Some climate change researchers are worried about the taking that may occur as the rest of the century unspools.
Renewed Chinese Interest Boosts Soybean Sales
Soybeans sales increased significantly this week, reporting the highest level since the end of April. The large spike in soybeans sales was due to renewed interest from China who purchased more than 70% of the soybeans sold over the period. Corn sales were again boosted by Japanese demand and wheat [...]
Peace is good for food security
Born into a farming family where I witnessed my mother struggle to make enough money to feed us, I am pleased to learn that the world isn’t as hungry as it used to be.
Waiting for that sweet fruit
July 30 -Is There Enough Good to Offset the Bad Crops
Chris Barron our Ask the Margins expert gives us a crop update from across Iowa and talks about maximizing you yield on the good acres.