Irrigation

American Farm Bureau president to visit Idaho to learn about dams

American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall will join other national farm industry leaders June 15-16 at the Port of Lewiston for an inform... more »

Washington budget includes $22 million for Columbia Basin irrigation projects

The State of Washington's $6 billion capital budget included several irrigation projects supporting the Columbia Basin Project. Funded projects inc... more »

Tech advancements turning trusty center pivot into multi-pronged precision agriculture tool

New technology is transforming the center pivot beyond a tried and trusted irrigating tool to one that can measure its own efficiency, as well monitor... more »

Valmont acquires AI firm Prospera for $300 million

Irrigation leader Valmont Industries announced May 5 it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Prospera Technologies, a privately held Isr... more »

Valley acquires center pivot-focused firm PivoTrac Monitoring

Valley Irrigation has acquired PivoTrac Monitoring, a center pivot-focused ag tech company based in the Texas Panhandle region. PivoTrac president an... more »

New line of drip irrigation fittings launched by Toro

Toro has introduced Toro Fittings, a new line of drip irrigation fittings for drip tape, hose and dripline. “With our new line of fittings, gro... more »

Automated, wireless irrigation pump control released by Valley

Valley Irrigation has released Pump Command, a new solution for growers to automate pumping and wirelessly control irrigation pumps. The innovatio... more »

Oil-coated sand may hold more moisture in soil

Growers often need to regulate soil temperature, reduce weeds and minimize water loss. Agricultural mulch can help farmers do so. But the plastic in ... more »

Next-level irrigation tire released by Titan

Titan International (Titan) has announced its new Titan Hi-Dration Lug irrigation tire, which is the first radial non-directional irrigation tire on t... more »

Senate passes fix to water act to provide relief to Klamath Basin irrigators

Senators Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden, both of Oregon, announced July 1 that the Senate has passed a fix to the 2018 Water Resources Development Act (WR... more »


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