Irrigation Stories
IrrigationRiver Point Farms Sets Standard For Water Application, Conservation Practices
July 28, 2015
Efficient systems help the Oregon farm, one of the largest onion growers in the U.S., achieve high yields while minimizing water inputs. Read More
CitrusSouth Florida Water Managers Keeping Close Eye On Dry Conditions
July 15, 2015
Traditional wet season has been anything but so far as certain parts of the region now experiencing “extreme drought.” Read More
IrrigationToro Releases Upgrade To AquaFlow Drip Irrigation Design Software
July 8, 2015
Toro, a provider of precision irrigation equipment, has announced another upgrade to its AquaFlow drip irrigation design software. This latest Read More
CitrusPresident Obama Allocates $110M For Drought-Relief
June 16, 2015
On Friday, President Obama announced the investment of $110 million to support workers, farmers, and rural communities suffering from drought Read More
FruitsSenior Water Rights Curtailed In California’s Delta, San Joaquin, And Sacramento Watersheds
June 16, 2015
Growers in the San Joaquin and Sacramento watersheds and the surrounding delta have been asked to stop diversions of water Read More
IrrigationStart Off Irrigation Season Right With The Proper Inspections
June 9, 2015
Crop producers need to start preparing for irrigation season now as planting nears the end, says a Purdue Extension and Read More
Fruits$10 Million Available For California Water Conservation Program
May 19, 2015
Applications for the California Department of Food and Agriculture’s (CDFA) California State Water Efficiency and Enhancement Program (SWEEP) are now Read More
BB Hobbs Inc. warehouse in Plant City, FL
CitrusBB Hobbs Bolsters Business In Central Florida
May 18, 2015
Irrigation specialists celebrate opening of new branch warehouse in Plant City. Read More
sliced avocado
FruitsNew App Aims To Save Avocado Growers On Irrigation
May 7, 2015
Mobile technology provides smart scheduling capable of cutting water output in half. Read More
IrrigationGrowing More With Less Water
May 5, 2015
It’s no secret that water has been under the proverbial spotlight as of late. How much of it is there? Read More
IrrigationCutting Growers’ Water Hurts All Of Us Who Eat [Opinion]
April 29, 2015
There are no silver bullets when it comes to producing food; you need to have a certain amount of H2O. Read More
IrrigationAlmond Growers Scramble To Cope With California Drought
April 28, 2015
Growers of the state’s top nut crop have become a target for residents upset over new urban water restrictions ordered by the governor because of a near absence of snowpack. Read More
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FruitsTraining Session To Use Online Water Management Tool
August 25, 2015
Workshop to be held at the University of California will cover CropManage, an online tool that can be used to manage water in a variety of vegetable crops. Read More
FruitsClimatologist: Do Not Count On El Niño To End Californi…
August 25, 2015
 In a California Department of Food and Agriculture blog post, California state climatologist, Michael Anderson, urged growers to be mindful Read More
UF/IFAS researchers studying strawberries for cold protection improvement
BerriesScientists Find Better Way To Save Strawberries From A …
August 10, 2015
Automated irrigation control can keep water usage in check during cold protection practices. Read More
IrrigationRiver Point Farms Sets Standard For Water Application, …
July 28, 2015
Efficient systems help the Oregon farm, one of the largest onion growers in the U.S., achieve high yields while minimizing water inputs. Read More
CitrusSouth Florida Water Managers Keeping Close Eye On Dry C…
July 15, 2015
Traditional wet season has been anything but so far as certain parts of the region now experiencing “extreme drought.” Read More
IrrigationToro Releases Upgrade To AquaFlow Drip Irrigation Desig…
July 8, 2015
Toro, a provider of precision irrigation equipment, has announced another upgrade to its AquaFlow drip irrigation design software. This latest Read More
CitrusPresident Obama Allocates $110M For Drought-Relief
June 16, 2015
On Friday, President Obama announced the investment of $110 million to support workers, farmers, and rural communities suffering from drought Read More
FruitsSenior Water Rights Curtailed In California’s Delta, Sa…
June 16, 2015
Growers in the San Joaquin and Sacramento watersheds and the surrounding delta have been asked to stop diversions of water Read More
IrrigationStart Off Irrigation Season Right With The Proper Inspe…
June 9, 2015
Crop producers need to start preparing for irrigation season now as planting nears the end, says a Purdue Extension and Read More
Fruits$10 Million Available For California Water Conservation…
May 19, 2015
Applications for the California Department of Food and Agriculture’s (CDFA) California State Water Efficiency and Enhancement Program (SWEEP) are now Read More
BB Hobbs Inc. warehouse in Plant City, FL
CitrusBB Hobbs Bolsters Business In Central Florida
May 18, 2015
Irrigation specialists celebrate opening of new branch warehouse in Plant City. Read More
sliced avocado
FruitsNew App Aims To Save Avocado Growers On Irrigation
May 7, 2015
Mobile technology provides smart scheduling capable of cutting water output in half. Read More
IrrigationGrowing More With Less Water
May 5, 2015
It’s no secret that water has been under the proverbial spotlight as of late. How much of it is there? Read More
IrrigationCutting Growers’ Water Hurts All Of Us Who Eat [O…
April 29, 2015
There are no silver bullets when it comes to producing food; you need to have a certain amount of H2O. Read More
IrrigationAlmond Growers Scramble To Cope With California Drought
April 28, 2015
Growers of the state’s top nut crop have become a target for residents upset over new urban water restrictions ordered by the governor because of a near absence of snowpack. Read More
CitrusCalifornia Drought Forum Slated For May 5
April 27, 2015
Public comments by growers, ranchers, and other stakeholders are encouraged by state officials. Read More
drought sign water crisis
Apples & PearsDiversification: A Response To Drought [Opinion]
April 27, 2015
With Governor Jerry Brown’s announcement of mandatory use reductions, the general public in California is getting a wake-up call on Read More
FruitsRecord Low Snowpack In Washington State
April 14, 2015
Experts say snowmelt occurring earlier than expected. Read More