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Breaking down the basics of a Center Pivot 101

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Starting with The Basics Center pivots have been used as the main irrigation system for decades. Center pivots have seen some amazing benefits that lead to increased yields and less water wasted compared to other irrigation practices such as flood irrigation. Irrigation.Education has broken down the basic parts and the general mechanics behind an irrigation system […]

5 useful water saving tips that focus on both your lawn and your field

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Switching it up this week with a few water saving tips that can be applied to your crops and land that make up your field, but also tips that will help your lawn and landscape be more efficient during the watering months. Southern Living outlined 5 helpful tips for landscaping in a blog post earlier […]

6 Important Advantages of Drones in the Agriculture Industry

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Drones in the Agriculture Last week we spoke a little bit about drone’s impact in the irrigation industry. We at Irrigation Listings wanted to learn a little bit more about these miniature air crafts. So, we did some research on a drone’s ability to impact the agriculture industry.   First off, our basic research lead […]

Growing Popularity of Solar Powered & Time-Based Micro Irrigation Systems

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The “Global Smart Irrigation Systems Market 2018-2022” has release their report to the www.researchandmarkets.com website which offers key insight such as: The smart irrigation systems market will register a CAGR of almost 16% by 2022.   With an increasing adoption of irrigation drones, there is a growing demand for smart irrigation systems. One of the latest […]

Tracking Agricultural Irrigation Water Use

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Living in a world where we demand so much from the land and resources; it has become a priority to track and know two major pieces of our demand: How much? When we are using these resources?   Irrigation that is used for agriculture is the largest use of the fresh water supply around the […]

Bettering our Sustainability Efforts now to better our Future of Agriculture Tomorrow

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Syngenta and The Nature Conservancy are teaming up for a new innovation for Nature collaboration that promotes soil health, resource efficiency, and habitat protection in major agricultural regions worldwide.   Officials for these groups have said that the program brings together Syngenta’s research and development capabilities and the Nature Conservancy (TNC) scientific and conservation expertise […]

Utilizing Apps in your field and equipment.

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The older generation is not liking the sudden increase of technology in their tractors, pivots, or farms in general, but they are willing to learn because of the advancements that are being made.   This technology has resulted in huge advancements for the irrigation industry.  Smartphones and tablets have proven invaluable for remote control of […]

Flood Safety Tips: Home & Irrigation Systems

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Recently the United States has seen some unbelievable amounts of water resulting in flooding parts of the Midwest region which has put stress on the homeowners and agricultural producers in the area. Luckily many resources have been released by relief specialists and working professionals covering tips for recovering and preparing for the flooding.   We […]

Slow Welcome for Some New Irrigation Technologies

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Precision agriculture technologies, specifically irrigation technologies, are still trying to prove their worth to many producers. The hope is that they would be willing to leave the old ways behind and take a chance on the new technologies for field operations. Technologists often create amazing solutions but fail to make it fit into the grower’s […]

WaterBit Irrigation Technology impressively becoming the #1 company to watch

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Earlier this year a new product was released into the irrigation industry and is proving to have some great features. The WaterBit Pressure Sensor tracks the water pressure within your irrigation system to ensure that all systems are working properly and are delivering the right amount of water. The Pressure Sensor provides growers with remote […]