Irrigation Stories

Irrigation
CitrusWater Bond Will Appear On California Ballot
August 14, 2014
Voters will decide if thirsty state will spend $7.5 billion, including $2.7 billion for storage. Read More
Irrigation
FruitsRecommendations For Choosing The Right Irrigation System
July 29, 2014
Drip irrigation has typically been used in high-value fruit, nut, and vegetable crops. Recently, it has become popular in field crop applications. Read More
Irrigation
IrrigationAgri-Inject Offers Two-Way Check Valve For Injection System Maintenance
July 16, 2014
A two-way check valve prevents backflow of water into injection valves. Read More
Vegetables
IrrigationSustainability Project Designed To Conserve Water Receives Recognition
July 9, 2014
An ongoing multistate project involving New Mexico State University and several other universities conducts experiments to improve and increase adoption of microirrigation systems. Read More
Nuts
IrrigationIrrigation Management Strategies For Your Almond Orchard
July 7, 2014
No matter how much water you have available, have a plan, even with different scenarios of water availability. Read More
Fruits
FruitsSuper-Absorbent Gel Could Help Farmers Save Water
July 1, 2014
Biodegradable pellet absorbs more than 250 times its weight in water, possibly a solution for drought-stricken areas. Read More
Vegetables
IrrigationValley Irrigation Expands Options Available On VFlex Corner
June 24, 2014
Valley Irrigation adds three new options to VFlex Corner to assist growers in irrigating additional acres. Read More

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Irrigation
CitrusWater Bond Will Appear On California Ballot
August 14, 2014
Voters will decide if thirsty state will spend $7.5 billion, including $2.7 billion for storage. Read More
Nuts
IrrigationAlmond Growers Can Get Help With Drought Damage
August 1, 2014
Farm Bill Tree Assistance Program covers drought-damaged orchards. Read More
Irrigation
FruitsRecommendations For Choosing The Right Irrigation Syste…
July 29, 2014
Drip irrigation has typically been used in high-value fruit, nut, and vegetable crops. Recently, it has become popular in field crop applications. Read More
Irrigation
IrrigationAgri-Inject Offers Two-Way Check Valve For Injection Sy…
July 16, 2014
A two-way check valve prevents backflow of water into injection valves. Read More
Vegetables
IrrigationSustainability Project Designed To Conserve Water Recei…
July 9, 2014
An ongoing multistate project involving New Mexico State University and several other universities conducts experiments to improve and increase adoption of microirrigation systems. Read More
Nuts
IrrigationIrrigation Management Strategies For Your Almond Orchar…
July 7, 2014
No matter how much water you have available, have a plan, even with different scenarios of water availability. Read More
Fruits
FruitsSuper-Absorbent Gel Could Help Farmers Save Water
July 1, 2014
Biodegradable pellet absorbs more than 250 times its weight in water, possibly a solution for drought-stricken areas. Read More
Vegetables
IrrigationValley Irrigation Expands Options Available On VFlex Co…
June 24, 2014
Valley Irrigation adds three new options to VFlex Corner to assist growers in irrigating additional acres. Read More
Irrigation
CitrusComputer Model May Help Growers Avoid Drought
June 18, 2014
Tool utilizes 134 years of weather data to make predictions. Read More
Irrigation
FruitsToro Releases Web-Based Version Of AquaFlow Drip Irriga…
June 17, 2014
New AquaFlow 4.0 includes more functionality and is easier to use. Read More
Irrigation
FruitsCalifornia Growers Now Eligible For Water Savings Money
June 17, 2014
Agricultural operators are encouraged to apply for funding of projects involving improved water savings and energy reductions in irrigation systems. Read More
Irrigation
FruitsImpacts Of Drought On Almond Production
June 10, 2014
There may be reduced yield this year, but the future is more ominous. Read More
Vegetables
IrrigationValley Irrigation Offers New Drop Hose Docking Stations
June 4, 2014
The new sprinkler application is available for growers who rotate crops of varying heights, offering a convenient way for them to change drop hose length. Read More
Fruits
Fruits13 Tools To Help Specialty Crop Growers Manage Water Us…
May 10, 2014
From sprinklers to wireless management systems and soil tension meters, new equipment helps provide highly efficient — and effective — irrigation strategies. Read More
Vegetables
IrrigationThe Impact Of Drought On Vegetable Production
May 7, 2014
From plenty in the East to next to none in the West, water will be the defining issue of 2014. Read More
Irrigation
CitrusCalifornia’s Final Snow Survey Comes Up Dry
May 5, 2014
Three-year drought retains grip as summer approaches. Read More
Irrigation
CitrusCalifornia Governor Issues Executive Order To Redouble …
April 28, 2014
Governor Brown moves to cut red tape to more easily direct water where it is needed. Read More
Irrigation
FruitsNew Website Helps Fruit And Nut Growers Improve Irrigat…
April 28, 2014
The interactive site helps growers who work with pressure chambers — tools for measuring plant water stress. Read More