Irrigation Stories

BerriesDrought Could Impact Spring California Strawberry Crop
September 29, 2014
Ventura County expects reduction of acres planted as surface water availability takes a hit. Read More
IrrigationFlorida Growers Seize Control Of Water Challenges
September 22, 2014
New irrigation projects and fertilizer practices have tremendous potential for protecting resources, while enhancing productivity. Read More
IrrigationCalifornia Boosts Local Water Control
September 19, 2014
Governor Jerry Brown signs historic legislation to strengthen local management and monitoring of critical groundwater basins. Read More
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
IrrigationAlmond Growers Can Get Help With Drought Damage
August 1, 2014
Farm Bill Tree Assistance Program covers drought-damaged orchards. Read More
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
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
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
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
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
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
CitrusComputer Model May Help Growers Avoid Drought
June 18, 2014
Tool utilizes 134 years of weather data to make predictions. Read More

The Latest

FruitsCalifornia Growers Sue State Over Drought
October 30, 2014
They claim the State Water Resources Control Board illegally denied water deliveries. Read More
FruitsHuge California Drought Meeting Planned
October 29, 2014
State, federal officials to meet as forecasts for the coming year look bleak. Read More
Citrus2014 Irrigation Show To Highlight Education
October 6, 2014
The conference, to be held in Phoenix, AZ, brings together all aspects of irrigation and water management: education, certification, networking, and innovative technologies. Read More
BerriesDrought Could Impact Spring California Strawberry Crop
September 29, 2014
Ventura County expects reduction of acres planted as surface water availability takes a hit. Read More
IrrigationFlorida Growers Seize Control Of Water Challenges
September 22, 2014
New irrigation projects and fertilizer practices have tremendous potential for protecting resources, while enhancing productivity. Read More
IrrigationCalifornia Boosts Local Water Control
September 19, 2014
Governor Jerry Brown signs historic legislation to strengthen local management and monitoring of critical groundwater basins. Read More
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
IrrigationAlmond Growers Can Get Help With Drought Damage
August 1, 2014
Farm Bill Tree Assistance Program covers drought-damaged orchards. Read More
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
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
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
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
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
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
CitrusComputer Model May Help Growers Avoid Drought
June 18, 2014
Tool utilizes 134 years of weather data to make predictions. Read More
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
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
FruitsImpacts Of Drought On Almond Production
June 10, 2014
There may be reduced yield this year, but the future is more ominous. Read More