December 4, 2017

Nine Things You Need to Know About Irrigation Sensors

Knowing the amount of water in your soil can help you better manage irrigation, leading to water savings and a stronger bottom line.

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Irrigation Booms for Finished Crop Production at Foertmeyer

July 29, 2017

Boom Technology Helps Irrigate Multiple Crops at Foertmeyer & Sons

The boom system in place at Delaware, OH-based Foertmeyer & Sons, developed by Damatex Control Systems, provides more flexibility in growing and irrigating several crops in one area.

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December 22, 2016

Webinar Series In Early 2017 Will Address Greenhouse Water Conservation, Treatment, And Quality

Beginning on Jan. 24, experts from Clean WateR3, a federally-funded research team, will present topics that are focused on helping growers reduce, remediate, and recycle irrigation water.

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November 30, 2016

How You Can Water Plants Based On Basket Weight

The Oasis from Control Dekk is designed to reduce water use by giving baskets the exact amount of water they need.

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October 4, 2016

Altman Plants Saves Millions Of Gallons Of Water Through Recycling Program

Altman has saved more than 100 million gallons of water through its on-site water recycling program.

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Dosatron Injector On Boom

August 16, 2016

Why You Should Add An Injector To Your Boom System

An injector automates the process of applying plant additives and chemicals, reduces the amounts used with consistent results, shrinks labor costs associated with traditional spraying methods, and minimizes human exposure to treated areas.

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ProDrain (HortiMax)

August 8, 2016

New Irrigation Technology Helps You Maximize Your Water Use

From microsprinklers to nozzles to pressure regulators, irrigation suppliers are focused on helping growers save water and control the flow of their irrigation systems. Here’s a look at some of their latest offerings.

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July 30, 2016

Select The Right Filter For Ebb-And-Flood Irrigation

This article is the fourth in a series of case studies designed to help growers Reduce, Remediate, and Recycle irrigation water as part of a multi-state research grant.

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WaterPulse feature

May 16, 2016

Scale Back On Water And Reduce Labor With Capillary Mats

Capillary mats allow growers and retailers up to 70% water savings compared to time consuming hand watering.

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March 5, 2016

Prevent The Spread Of Disease In Irrigation Water

Water-mold pathogens cause significant crop losses and reduce floriculture crop quality. Take measures in your greenhouse to prevent the spread of diseases like Phytophthora and Pythium.

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English lavender in field

January 13, 2016

Manage Soil Moisture For Proper Irrigation Of English Lavender

One challenge with growing English lavender is managing soil moisture. Researchers find out how much drought ‘Hidcote’ and ‘Munstead’ lavenders can tolerate.

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Dosatron High Flow Series feature image

January 8, 2016

3 Products To Improve Irrigation Efficiency

From sprinklers to fertigation to mats, these offerings from leading irrigation companies are designed to help growers reduce water use.

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