Irrigation Equipment

Agricultural and Farming Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Milbank's Irrigation Pedestal feature 3-pole 480V class CC fuses.

October 7, 2016

Installed in less than an hour, Milbank's Irrigation Pedestal is pre-wired, enabling the installer to simply mount the pedestal onto the provided slab using the lifting eyes that are pre-installed, connect the wires onto the lug landings and run them out from the motor starter. Ensuring protection from energy theft, motor connect and disconnect controls are housed in a lockable enclosure. Pedestal also includes extra two knockouts for mounting additional push buttons. Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Controls & Controllers

Irrigation System Controller helps farmers optimize water use.

February 12, 2016

Allowing farmers to apply consistent amount of water on area covered by center-pivot corner arm, Irrigate-IQ™ uniform corner prevents over- and under-watering through uniform application. Algorithms enable consistent water application regardless of position of corner arm. To minimize risk of application overlaps or gaps, solution controls each individual nozzle based on desired application depth and position of corner arm. Product works with multiple brands of corner arm equipment.
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Agricultural and Farming Products, Controls & Controllers

Remote Irrigation Controller enables creation of no spray areas.

November 23, 2015

Irrigate-IQ™ optimal flow lets growers with standard irrigation pump equipment (without variable frequency drive pump) incorporate no spray areas within their irrigation plan to concentrate irrigation efforts in highest-producing field portions. Standard pump equipment is utilized to keep water pressure regulated across entire pivot, even when operating in no spray areas, and system allows pivot to operate within defined pressure range even as water table reduces throughout growing season. Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Controls & Controllers

Precision Irrigation System monitors and controls pivots.

May 6, 2015

Integrating with computerized pivot control panels, Irrigate-IQ™ enables growers to remotely monitor and control pivots via Connected Farm™ using desktop, mobile device, or TMX-2050™ display. Users can upgrade to partial or full variable rate irrigation capabilities using same base hardware, minimizing nutrient and chemical runoff by applying right amount of water, fertigation, or effluent in right place. With full VRI, growers can generate their own prescription maps or manage exclusion zones. Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Controls & Controllers

Precision Irrigation System supports remote control via Internet.

May 6, 2014

Installed on pivot, Irrigate-IQ™ lets farmers remotely control irrigators via Internet. Functionality covers variable rate irrigation and receiving reports about where water or fertilizer has been applied. Via this GPS-controlled, precision irrigation solution, farmers can apply optimal amount of water, fertigation, or effluent where needed to help improve crop quality and yield while minimizing nutrient and chemical runoff. Solution also helps users adhere to environmental regulations. Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Non-Industrial Products, Safety & Security Equipment, Green & Clean

Broadcom Low-Power Applications Processor Enables World's First Cloud-Connected Robotic Sprinkler System

April 23, 2014

New Droplet Sprinkler System Leverages Advanced Embedded Processing to Cut Household Water Consumption in Half IRVINE, Calif. – Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM), a global innovation leader in semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications, today announced that its low-power applications processor is the technology behind an innovative new product designed to dramatically... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Software

PureSense Launches Major Release of Its Irrigation Manager Platform Focusing on Action

April 10, 2014

FRESNO, Calif. – PureSense's new release of its Irrigation Manager Software platform is now available online. This new release is marked by major developments in the analytics engine that gives growers never before seen information to better manage water specifically and the ranch in general. The launch is being spurred by a "Spring into ACTION" Campaign, with customers being welcomed to... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Horizontal Split Case Pumps are available in 64 models.

June 20, 2013

Offering 64 models to meet needs of multiple applications and industries, SCP horizontal split case pumps include sizes up to 500 hp, with capabilities for heads up to 750 ft and flows up to 15,000 gpm, that accommodate temperatures from 18 to 250°F. Horizontally split casing allows replacement of bearings and mechanical seal without disturbing system piping, and double suction design is available for max efficiency. Tongue and groove neck design eliminates rotating assembly seizing. Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Material Handling & Storage

Golden Harvest Automatic Level Control Gates Accurately Maintain Constant Level Control in Newly Constructed Indianapolis, Indiana UV Upgrade

October 19, 2012

Burlington, WA - Golden Harvest, Inc. (GHI), a leading manufacturer of fabricated stainless steel and aluminum water control gates, has just finished work on two high profile civil projects in the United States, providing relief for two major cities facing urgent water control issues: New Orleans, LA and Indianapolis, IN. <4444>"Most of our customers and clients consist of cities/municipalities,... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Pressure Compensating Ag Dripline offers reliable, steady flow.

September 3, 2010

Suited for all vineyard and orchard applications, A5 PC(TM) Series uses GritX(TM) Emitter Technology to provide growers with uniform water distribution under harsh field conditions. Flat-emitter, hard hose dripline draws water from center of tubing to reduce chance of flow reduction/plugging. Available in 0.53 and 1.06 gph nominal flow rates in 18 and 20 mm tubing diameters, system has pressure compensating design that maximizes uniformity and water-use efficiency. Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean

Eaton Pivot Irrigation Hose Receives Green Leaf Symbol for Sustainability

August 31, 2010

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. - Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation today announced that its pivot irrigation hose has received the Eaton "Green Leaf" symbol for sustainability. The hose's Green Leaf label will assure farmers that the hose is environmentally friendly and safe for farm land irrigation systems, due to the fact that it is made entirely from 100% post-consumable PVC... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rain/Freeze Sensor suits wired irrigation systems.

February 3, 2010

Hard-Wired Rain/Freeze-Clik(TM) Sensor has Quick Response(TM) feature that shuts irrigation system down as soon as it starts raining. Enclosed in polycarbonate housing, device also offers freeze detection that shuts off system when temperatures fall below 37°F to avoid ice build up on landscapes, walkways, or roadways. Slots on side of housing let air flow around sensor to enable accurate temperature readings. Metal extension arm and 25 ft of wire are included. Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Controls & Controllers

Pump Control Panel controls pressure in irrigation applications.

November 2, 2009

VFDC-1300 is equipped with variable frequency drive in NEMA 3R enclosure with circuit breaker, VFDC-1300 controller, and pressure transmitter. It can be configured for simplex, duplex or triplex pump control. Factory-tested and pre-programmed, control panel features built in PID control with sleep function, fill pipe function, smf dry run protection with automatic re-start after pre-set time. Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Controls & Controllers

Pump Controller is housed in outdoor NEMA 3R enclosure.

August 28, 2009

Designed for use with submersible well and above ground centrifugal pumps, variable speed pump controller S-Drive(TM) is cUL listed to meet Canadian CSA safety standards. It controls standard 4 in. and 6 in. submersible motors, turbine pumps, and surface centrifugal pumps up to 30 hp in irrigation, and can be used for single-phase 230 V input in rural water applications. Unit provides supplemental pressure in commercial buildings up to 10 floors, and has temperature range of -22 to 122°F. Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean

Pump System suits landscape irrigation applications.

June 25, 2009

FloBoy(TM) pump system, designed for residential/commercial systems, is available in Small Variable Speed Pump (VSP) version with flow rates up to 250 gpm and pressures up to 125 psi, and Mid VSP with flow up to 450 gpm and pressures up to 140 psi. Touchscreen controls maximize efficiency and carbon steel/powder coated enclosure has removable rear access panel and lockable door for control panel. System is available for boost or lift applications and supports rainwater/stormwater harvesting. Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Software

Irrigation Management Software plans/schedules full growing season.

May 11, 2009

Irrigation Manager v4.0 supports real-time monitoring with irrigation planning, scheduling, and agronomic tools and advice. It helps users budget water required for each plant growth stage and schedule irrigations based on current soil moisture availability, weather/canopy climate conditions, and site-specific evapotranspiration rates. Real-time information is provided on system operation and water applied for growers to track water use and communicate data to irrigators. Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Utility Pump suits irrigation and landscape industries.

December 8, 2006

Incorporating corrosion proof, self-priming, lightweight hard plastic design, Siphon King(TM) utility pump helps users remove water from hard to reach spaces such as irrigation valve boxes, pits, and pipe trenches. Featuring 36 or 76 in. flexible discharge tube, pump guides water away from work area and is also capable of evacuating water with 4 strokes/gal. Product contains removable intake foot to facilitate cleaning. Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Iowa Company Turns to Ammonia to Solve the Hydrogen Storage Problem

October 12, 2006

ALGONA, Iowa, Sept. 19 /-- Hydrogen Engine Center, Inc. ("HEC") (BULLETIN BOARD: HYEG) announced today that HEC and Sawtelle & Rosprim, Inc. ("Sawtelle") will work together to design and build the world's first Ammonia Fueled Irrigation Pump System for the purpose of meeting California's new emissions requirements scheduled to go into effect in 2010.<4444>Plans include integrating HEC's... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

HDPE Pipe meets needs of water transportation and irrigation.

September 28, 2006

Designed for low head irrigation projects such as ditch enclosures and pipe replacement, Model N-12 Low Head Pipe is available in 30-60 in. diameters. Long bells and spigots on pipe joint enable watertight performance. Pipe is extruded with pressure-rated resin in liner portion to allow continuous pressure of up to 5 psi. Resistant to soils or effluents with pH ranges of 1.5-14, pipe can support H-25 live loads with minimum of 12 in. of cover. Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Controls & Controllers, Services, Waste Handling Equipment

Irrigation Control System optimizes water conservation.

July 28, 2006

Applicable to commercial landscapes with up to 48 irrigation stations, WeatherTRAK® ET Pro2(TM) series improves operating margins by automatically adjusting irrigation based on daily, local weather conditions. It includes built-in irrigation scheduling software, bilingual customer support, and Internet management option. Use results in meeting/exceeding requirements for irrigation devices, landscape water usage, and non-point source runoff pollution. Read More