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.
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."
AgWeb Radio: Weekly Dairy Market Wrap 1-30-15
Robin Schmahl, Hedge and Marketing Specialist with AgDairy says this week saw a continuing increase in the futures prices. Five contracts were limit up. Class III futures increased $2 per hundred. All products traded at high volume. The attitude of the market is now bullish.
Don't Miss Nutrient Management College Feb. 4 with Ken Ferrie
Start out your February right with Farm Journal Field Agronomist Ken Ferrie as he leads two, one-day events Feb. 3 and Feb.4 all geared toward boosting your yields this Spring.
Agriculture, PETA and the Super Bowl
This year's most buzzed about Super Bowl advertisement has some agriculture ties and animal activists aren't too happy about another one.