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Ashley Anderson
The Irrigation Leader Listens to You: A Short History of Valley 365

This is first in a series about Valley 365 and the Valley technology road...

Aavin Figuaredo
Irrigating in the Desert: Water Management on the Arabian Peninsula

Recently, Valmont® Middle East (VME) and our local authorized Valley®...

Tyler Fields
3 Keys to Water Efficiency in Ag: Pivots, Pumps & Sprinklers

Editor’s Note: A slightly different version of this article originally ran...

Ashley Anderson
Early Reviews Are In: Valley 365 is Advanced Yet User-Friendly

If you’re familiar with Rotten Tomatoes, you know it’s a website that...

Valley Irrigation
4 Ways the Valley X-Tec High-Speed Pivot Motor Helps Cotton Growers

São José Farm in Mato Grosso, Brazil, is an impressive cotton plantation...

Andy Oerman
100% Turnkey Valley Farm: Elite Irrigation Design (Part 2)

In our last blog, we told you about Oklahoma grower Wayne Carter and his...

Andy Oerman
100% Turnkey Valley Farm: Elite Sod Requires Elite Irrigation Design

Wayne Carter owns and operates Elite Sod in Bryan County in southern...

Andy Oerman
Center Pivots over Peanuts (In a Nutshell, They Make a Big Difference)

Casey Cox is a sixth-generation farmer whose family has been farming the...

Valley Irrigation
10 Ways Valley Pivots and Linears are Best for Irrigating Tree Crops

Growing any crop takes planning, but tree crops, especially, are a long-term...

Tanner Oliphant
Precision Ag Spotlight: Let’s Start Looking at the Water!

More growers are using software to manage data collected from the field,...

Andy Oerman
Pivots, Puppets & Peanuts: Georgia grower highlights farming on Sesame Street

Editor’s Note: This is the third in a series of blog posts highlighting...

Andy Oerman
Switching from Flood to Pivot Irrigation Leads to Tripled Hay Production

A couple of years after George Kahrl graduated with a sociology degree from...

Valley Irrigation
Customized Irrigation Setup Improves Silage Yields for Minnesota Dairy Farmer

To feed 1,200 dairy cows in Eden Valley, Minnesota, Joe Becker grows corn...

Terry Schiltz
Alert! 5 Ways Remote Irrigation Management Eliminates Your Anxiety

Every grower knows irrigation season can be hectic and demanding. You may...

Andrew Olson
5 Things You May Not Know About Your Irrigation Sprinklers

Ongoing design changes in center pivot irrigation sprinklers have made it...

David Roberts
#AgTech and the Environment

It seems ironic that the word “technology” is used so casually it has become...

Tanner Oliphant
Corn Irrigation Pro Tip: Keep an Eye on the Root Depth

As the 2019 corn crop rapidly approaches the reproductive stages for much of...

Aaron Caughey
Go with Flowmeters for Efficiency and Accurate Reporting

Growers are being asked to produce more while using fewer resources. ...

Andy Oerman
Irrigation Forecasts: Save Time with Valley Scheduling

Greg Juul and his partner, Troy Betz, own and operate G2 Farming near...

Valley Irrigation
In-Field Weather Stations: Accurate Data Makes All the Difference

Every farmer knows they can’t control the weather.

Chris Righter
ROI is Central to the X-Tec Center Drive

Every dollar counts in your business. But success isn’t measured by spending...

Valley Irrigation
Chinese Connection: Valley Center Pivots Improve Agriculture in Rural China

Until recently, consumption of dairy products in China has been low compared...

Andy Oerman
Andy Oerman
A Long and Winding Road: Irrigation Innovator Looks Back on His Career at Valley

Jake LaRue has traveled the world to consult on all aspects of irrigation,...

Andy Oerman
Making Hay: ICONX Smart Irrigation Control Panel Helps Canadian Grower

Like most growers around the world, Cale Hubka has a lot on his plate.

Merritt McDougall
“A One-Stop Shop”: The AgSense Farm

“Knowledge is power” is a common saying, and it’s just as true on the farm.

Andy Oerman
Irrigation Technology: Young Farmers Embrace Benefits of Valley Scheduling

Alex and Kevin Hawman are young, but they can remember a time before...

Trevor Mecham
The Past, Present and Future of Precision Agriculture

When I first started in precision agriculture, it seemed so complex:...

Preston Parmley
Expanding Your Irrigated Acres with Valley Corner Systems

As we begin 2019, we look forward to what the new year will bring, such as...

Andy Oerman
Extend Your Center Pivot’s Life: Conversions Cost Less, Offer Highest Value

Jason Meyer had an old Gifford Hill pivot that was giving him trouble on his...

Andy Oerman
The Big Dry: Fighting Drought with Pivot Irrigation

Recent drought in Australia, especially Queensland and New South Wales...

Valley Irrigation
Remote Irrigation Management, Copper Theft Protection

Sometimes as the weather gets colder, thieves get bolder. Copper theft is an...

Valley Irrigation
Irrigating Sugarcane with Center Pivots (4 Growers Share their Stories)

“A Matter of Survival”

The Coruripe Group is one of the top sugarcane...

Ashley Anderson
Make a Resolution to Work Smarter, Not Harder

“A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of...

Valley Irrigation
VRI Helps Oregon Grower Deal with Challenging Terrain

Variable topography — hills, valleys, draws, mag rock, and bluffs — can make...

Andy Oerman
Catching on Quick: Georgia Teen Grows Up Around Irrigation Technology

Editor’s Note: This is the second in a series of blog posts highlighting ...

Valley Irrigation
The Valley Gearbox is the Best in the Industry. Period.

Since 1974, Valley® has manufactured our industry-best gearbox in the USA....

Valley Irrigation
Pivots in Paraguay Lead to Increased Yields

The partnership of Vanilto Machado Mariani and Edison Hideo Miyazaki is an...

Valley Irrigation
More than “Guests”: The Contributions of Women in Agriculture

Michele De Waal didn’t choose the ag life. The ag life chose her.

Andy Oerman
The Best Irrigation Equipment: Valley Brand Loyalty Explained

Since 2011, Ag Equipment Intelligence and Farm Equipment magazine have...

Valley Irrigation
Center Pivot Troubleshooting: PolySpan Saves Growers Money

In some areas, growers are battling declining water quality. In other areas,...

Maria Clark
Learning at the AgTech Leader: An Intern’s Experience with Valley Irrigation

My name is Maria Clark, and I’m the Social & Digital Marketing Intern for...

Valley Irrigation
Remote Irrigation Monitoring: Precision Ag Tech Brought to Your Back Forty

Being a grower is hard work – making your farm an “AgSense® Farm” helps...

Valley Irrigation
Irrigating Multiple Crops with Center Pivots

Fernando and Carmelo Beloni represent the third generation of their family...

Aaron Caughey
5 Common Causes of Irrigation Pump Problems

If you have been around irrigation and pumping stations, you probably are...

Valley Irrigation
Sold on First-Year Savings and Greater Uniformity With Pivot Irrigation

K & L Forest Nursery grows pine trees, which can be used for everything from...

Quinn Elstone
Center Pivot Irrigation Systems in New Zealand

New Zealand: A small island nation working hard to produce great products to...

Preston Parmley
Using Drones for Agricultural Irrigation

In the past five years, drones have truly “taken off,” no pun intended. From...

Camil Aliman
The Blueprint for Irrigation Technology

This week, more than 100 Valley® dealers, technicians and employees from...

Andy Oerman
Drip Irrigation vs. Center Pivots: Separating Fact From Fiction: Part 2

Drip vs. Pivot In More Detail

Wait! Before you read this, be sure to check...

Andy Oerman
Drip Irrigation vs. Center Pivots: Separating Fact From Fiction: Part 1

Over time, two different types of irrigation have been recognized as...

Arlyn Bonen
Irrigation Pivots on the AgSense User Site: Organize, Control and Report

Installing AgSense® equipment will enable you to organize, control and run...

Valley Irrigation
Large Family Farm Takes Advantage of the Latest Irrigation Technology

Irrigation machines are a familiar part of the landscape in south-central...

Andy Oerman
Irrigation Smart Panels: ICONs in Brazil

Brothers Cristian and Martin Braun have grown soybeans, corn and beans since...

Andy Oerman
Irrigating Nostalgia (A Nebraska Native Remembers Valley Irrigation)

"Time moves in one direction, memory in another."William Gibson

Valley Irrigation
Center Pivots and Irrigation Pumps: The Right Amount of Water at the Right Time

From planting the seeds to harvesting, the relatively short life cycle of a...

Andy Oerman
Peak Potatoes (Center Pivot Irrigation on Hills)

Editor: This story originally ran in the July 2018 issue of Potato Grower...

Valley Irrigation
Persistence and Technology Pay Off for Nebraska Farm Family

Roric Paulman grew up on the farm his grandfather had established near...

Valley Irrigation
The 8th Wonder of the World: Center Pivots

Imagine a single company being able to produce enough food for more than...

Andy Oerman
Valley Irrigation: Long-Lasting Pivots, Long-Lasting Dealers

When discussing his long career with Mike Ames, one thing comes through loud...

Become an Irrigation Expert!

Choosing the right irrigation solution is essential to maximizing farm...

Valley Irrigation
There’s No Replacement for the Best (Trust Valley Genuine Parts)

Every crop has stages when proper irrigation is essential for the best...

David Roberts
ICON Smart Panels: A Customer-Driven Irrigation Product

The Valley® ICON® panel launch last year was arguably the most successful...

Tyler Fields
Technology: The Catalyst for Efficient Irrigation

Peter Drucker, an American-Austrian author once said, “Efficiency is doing...

Valley Irrigation
AgSense Remote Irrigation Monitoring Helps Minnesota Grower Produce Top-Quality Potatoes

Irrigation is important for many growers, but some crops have more demanding...

Valley Irrigation
From Peasant to Entrepreneur (An international success story)

Eliésio Rodrigues was raised with a hoe in his hand. He was only 9 years old...

Clark Robeson, CID
Center Pivot Irrigation vs. Flood Irrigation, Part 2: Return of the Sprinklers

Editor’s note: A few weeks ago, we ran a blog about the merits of center...

Preston Parmley
Center Pivots on the Other Side of the World

Less than a year ago, if you had asked me to think of a “textbook” picture...

Valley Irrigation
A River Ran Through It: (Changing Water Routes, Pump Irrigation and Center Pivots)

In the shadow of the Three Sisters Mountains near Sisters, OR, sits Pine...

Steve Sveum
AgSense – For Farmers, From Farmers

AgSense® was established in 2003 by a couple of irrigating farmers looking...

Diann Ilkenhons
Upgrade Your Nozzle Knowledge (Choosing the Right Irrigation Sprinkler)

Not all sprinklers are created equal, and not all growers’ needs are the...

Chris Righter
X-Tec: More than Just Fast Irrigation (Seeing is Believing)

The Valley® X-Tec® center drive motor is impressing growers at agricultural...

Ashley Anderson
A Mobile App For Irrigators Who Don’t Use Mobile Apps Yet (Try It, You’ll Like It!)

No, it’s not a new fitness app brought to you by Valley to track how fast...

Valley Irrigation
A Lifetime in Center Pivot Irrigation (50+ Years with Valley)

Technology is everywhere. And the rate of technological advancement is...

David Roberts
4 Solid Reasons to Consider Remote Irrigation Monitoring

Let’s face it. There are reasons that only a few of us still ride a horse to...

Valley Irrigation
Congratulations to our Coloring Contest Winners (and Future Valley Irrigators)

Valley Irrigation is the worldwide leader in center pivot irrigation. But why

Andy Oerman
Top 5 Reasons Valley is the Best Value in Irrigation

Since 1954, Valley® Irrigation has been providing the most reliable...

Craig Chandler
International Perspective: Valley Irrigation is the Best in the Business

Craig Chandler of TEAM Irrigation, a Valley® dealer located in Dubbo, New...

Valley Irrigation
Georgia Grower Combines Tradition with Technology

The McNeill family established their farm before Georgia was even a state....

David Roberts
6 Time-Saving Hacks When Using AgSense

Since pioneering remote irrigation management in 2003, AgSense® promptly...

Valley Irrigation
Irrigating Sloping Land with Center Pivots

With permission and translated from Irrigazette

Andy Oerman
Step 1 Before Purchasing Irrigation Products (Do Research!)

The Academy Awards were just given out, and love them or hate them, they get...

Valley Irrigation
Case Study: Family Farm Uses Irrigation Management to Keep Crops (and Land) Healthy

Every farm wants to be better, smarter and faster. The Berg family has found...

Andy Oerman
North Carolina Farmer Wins Irrigation Technology and Getaway from Valley

Valley® Irrigation is pleased to announce that Sam Walton (no, not that Sam...

Andy Oerman
Flood Irrigation vs. Center Pivot Irrigation

There are many different ways to irrigate crops. One of the oldest methods –...

Wayne Stratbucker
Valmont: A Great Place to Work

My name is Wayne Stratbucker, and I’m the Valley® Social & Digital Marketing...

Chris Righter
Valley is... The Best Option to Irrigate Your Land

The predictable, reliable delivery of just the right amount of water, at...

Lisa Dvorak
Valley is ... A Love Story

Your farm is your life. You need strong, reliable partners to keep your...

Dan Duncan
Using Pumping Solutions to Create Snow at the Olympics

Jeongseon Alpine Center, PyeongChang S. Korea

Olympic athletes work hard to...

Valley Irrigation
These Valley Dealers Are Tops in Center Pivot Irrigation

Each year, Valley® Irrigation recognizes its center pivot dealers who have...

Valley Irrigation
A Nod to Sod: Growing Football Fields with Center Pivots and Other Fun Facts

In honor of the upcoming Super Bowl, we thought it would be fun to talk...

Valley Irrigation
Sod Farmer Saves Time and Money with Remote Pivot Control Technology

Growing sod requires careful irrigation. With many varieties of grass, all...

Tanner Oliphant
Remote Monitoring Data: Let’s Start Looking At the Water

It is becoming more and more common to see growers use some sort of software...

Valley Irrigation
Nebraska Family Farm All Under One Center Pivot Smart Panel Series

The Walking C Cattle Company is a cow/calf operation that grows crops to...

Use Pivot Control to Manage Potato Irrigation

Potatoes are a diverse crop. With them, you can make fries, vodka,...

Matt Ondrejko
A New Year, New Start: Technology & Center Pivot Irrigation Products

Another new year has come, and it’s the right time for a fresh start. Now is...

Ashley Anderson
3 Time-Saving Control Technology and Irrigation Monitoring Products

Time is one resource we can’t control – there never seems to be enough of...

Nic Carlson
How Long is Too Long? When to Replace Your Irrigation Products & Parts

How long is too long for your center pivot or linear machine to go without...

Andrew Olson
5 Ways Conserving Water with a Crop Irrigation System Can Save Money

They say money can’t buy happiness, but we know it can certainly buy energy!...

Tanner Landstrom
Smart Panels and Irrigation Monitoring: A Perfect Pair

Everywhere you look, you can find things that are paired together perfectly....

Effective Crop Irrigation Pays Off with Higher Corn Yields

Corn is one of the most important crops grown around the world. Although you...

John Campbell
Leading the Way: The Future of Irrigation Control Technology

I’m going to start off with an assignment for you. It’s a quick one, I...

Kelly Downing
Rice Farming: Three Irrigation Tips to Keep in Mind for Your Crop

Rice is a critical food crop, representing the third-most acres planted...

Center Pivot Precision Irrigation Maximizes Soybean Yields

Soybeans are the leading oilseed crop produced globally. Like other legumes,...

Jerry Gerdes
Today’s Irrigation Sprinklers Reflect Decades of Fine-Tuning

Sprinkler design has improved significantly since the early days of center...

John Campbell
Irrigation Management Technology Improves Efficiency of Family Farms

The USDA issued a report earlier this year (2017) tracing the increased size...

Chris Righter
“Must-Have” Crop Irrigation Equipment for 2018

The end of the year is rapidly approaching. Soon we will be overwhelmed with...

Craig Bell
The Future of Irrigation: How Smart Panels Became an Integral Part

Integrated technology is no longer an add-on feature for today’s growers....

Valley Irrigation
Recipe for a Plentiful Harvest: Skilled Growers & Precision Irrigation

This Thanksgiving, as we gather with family and friends to indulge ourselves...

Valley Irrigation
Data Leads to Smarter Center Pivot Irrigation

Information is one of the most powerful tools growers have in their arsenal...

Ashley Anderson
Harvest and Center Pivot Wrap-up: Reflect on 2017, Get Ready for 2018

The weeks after harvest offer a window of opportunity to reflect on the past...

Valley Irrigation
What the Tech? Advancing Irrigation with Smart Panels

Irrigation technology is present in every component of mechanized...

Valley Irrigation
Why the Valley ICONX Smart Panel is Practically a Genius

If you’re ready to start using smart technology on your Valley® center...

Preston Parmley
Follow These Maintenance Tips to Extend the Life of Your Center Pivot

As the growing season draws to a close and your combine finishes its last...

Valley Irrigation
What ‘Mr. Robot’ Can’t Teach You about a Center Pivot Smart Panel

Happy Halloween, everyone! It’s that time of year when we get to have a bit...

Preston Parmley
Extend the Life of Your Center Pivot with Valley PolySpan

With the growing season coming to a close, it's that time of year again...

Clark Robeson, CID
How Much Do You Know About Center Pivot Irrigation Systems?

Valmont® had been manufacturing Valley® center pivot irrigation machines for...

Ben Hirschfeld
Monitoring Water Use for Precision Irrigation is Easier than Ever

Local ordinances increasingly require growers to conserve and monitor their...

Valley Irrigation
Growers On A Quest To Increase Yields Through New Center Drive Motor

“How can we improve yield with the resources we have?” It’s an age-old...

Valley Irrigation
TEAM Irrigation On Converting To A Valley Irrigation Dealership

Craig Chandler and Bob Johnson co-own TEAM Irrigation, based in Dubbo, New...

Valley Irrigation
Behind the Scenes with Jodi Wacker

Jodi Wacker has been with Valley® Irrigation for a short time, but her...

Michelle Stolte
Omaha Event Honors Women in Manufacturing Careers

On September 21, a “STEP Forward” event at Metropolitan Community College’s...

Valley Irrigation
Behind the Scenes with Kelly Cox

Meet Kelly Cox, global digital marketing manager at Valley® Irrigation!

Chris Righter
Top 4 Questions About the New Valley X-Tec Center Drive Motor.

My second Husker Harvest Days with Valley® Irrigation is now in the rearview...

Valley Irrigation
Pivots with the Valley X-Tec Drive Help Grow High Quality Potatoes – And Families

On Black Mesa Farms, their main objective is to raise families. Raising...

Komet Irrigation
Evaluating the Design of Your Center Pivot Sprinkler Package

As we are preparing for harvest, many of us are also evaluating the...

Midwest Laboratories
How Much of Your Irrigation Water is Actually Reaching the Roots?

As a grower, you want to get maximum results from your water use. With this...

Valley Irrigation
Enter the Valley Irrigation Work To Play Giveaway Today

Valley® Irrigation is giving away the ultimate rest and relaxation prize...

Ashley Anderson
New in Irrigation Control: The Free Irrigation Management Tool You Need

Blake Reid is a long-time family farmer and today works for Reid Brothers...

Chris Righter
Valley X-Tec: This Center Drive Motor Will Change the Way You Irrigate

For decades, the AC motor has been the heart of the center drive, placidly...

Nic Carlson
4 Ag Services That Set Valley Apart

In our day and age, with new technology being released daily, it’s easy to...

Valley Irrigation
Behind the Scenes with John Campbell

Meet John Campbell, senior global manager of technology advancement and...

Preston Parmley
A Retrospective: How Irrigation Monitoring Systems Can Help Your Farm

“Windshield time.” A haunting two-word phrase for any business, operation or...

John Campbell
See the Latest in Center Pivot Technology at the Valley Farm Show Booths

Fields are green and full, the days are already starting to get shorter, and...

Tyler Fields
Designing Your Irrigation Pumps: Professional Solutions from Valley

“Efficiency is doing better what is already being done.” – Peter DruckerWe...

Good Irrigation Management is Having The Right Irrigation Insurance Policy

It’s that time of year again, when the weather prompts us to ask ourselves,...

Valley Irrigation
Behind the Scenes with Bob Gillen

Meet Bob Gillen, vice president global operations at Valley® Irrigation!

Valley Irrigation
Rice Production and Modern Irrigation Management Practices

As the demand for water increases across the globe, rice producers are...

Chris Righter
What To Do If You Find Yourself In A Field During Irrigation Season

John Donne observed “no man is an island.” But, he didn’t have a center...

Tyler Fields
How to Start Using Water Management Solutions for Irrigation Management

When it comes to navigating the challenges of detecting and developing...

Nelson Irrigation
Update Your Center Pivot Sprinklers to Perform as Good as New

The durability and reliability of a Valley® center pivot irrigation machine...

Jesse Starita
TAPS: Efficient Use of Irrigation and Other Economical Farming Activities

A new competition is being played in fields across Nebraska where growers...

Preston Parmley
The Value of Genuine Valley Center Pivot Irrigation Parts

As a grower in today’s markets, you want to be sure that every dollar spent...

Valley Irrigation
Alabama Farmer Takes Big Steps to Ensure Long-term Irrigation Supply

Even the smartest, most forward-thinking farmers occasionally need to call...

Valley Irrigation
The Simplest Ways to Make the Best of Smart Irrigation Month: Part 1

Did you know that every July is Smart Irrigation Month? It so is! Organized...

Valley Irrigation
Family Farm Makes Their Own History With Irrigation Pump Control

From planting the seeds to harvesting the yield, the relatively short...

Valley Irrigation
ICON1 Smart Panels for Irrigation Management Save Valuable Time, Money

Scott Everidge of Dooly County, Ga., is a second-generation farmer who works...

Senniger Irrigation
Close Spacing: Water-Efficient Precision Irrigation Method can Reduce Costs and Increase Yields

Close spacing combines low-pressure precision irrigation bubbler heads made...

Valley Irrigation
6 Precision Irrigation Things You Didn’t Know Twitter Can Teach You

The internet is full of interesting information; some is factual, some is...

Valley Irrigation
Valley VRI Takes Center Pivot Precision Irrigation to the Next Level

Precise water application, water savings and, of course, increased yields...

Valley Irrigation
The True Value of a Valley Center Pivot Irrigation Machine

Valley® is built on five pillars called the Valley Values that are the...

Glenn Waterland
Effectively Irrigating a Corner Area with Irrigation Technology

The key to higher quality crops comes down to uniformity, and that means...

John Campbell
Don’t Hold Back Late Night Conversations with Irrigation Dealers

I love my job. I get to play with the latest technology and have great...

Ben Hirschfeld
Manage Your Field Irrigation Using Irrigation Pump Control and More

One thing I know in life is that there is no magic pill that will make it...

Jerry Gerdes
The Evolution of Uniform Corner Irrigation

As you fly across the country (or anywhere in the world) and see the perfect...

Tyler Fields
Farm Irrigation Pumps: How Modern Farming Has Changed the Face of Irrigation Control

Life happens. Life changes. Technology changes. And how we let that...

Andrew Olson
5 Facts About Your Current Irrigation Sprinklers

After over seven years working as part of the Valley® Water Application...

Of the Many Crop Irrigation Systems, Which Type is Right for You?

Flood, drip and mechanized are all common types of crop irrigation systems...

Valley Irrigation
What Wikipedia Can’t Tell You About Precision Irrigation

To a farmer, every drop matters. Because of this, the irrigation decisions...

Ashley Anderson
Why You Should Get Irrigation Monitoring on Your Farm This Season

The growing season is upon us, and of course, there are a large number of...

Kylie Blythe
Getting Your Dad Acquainted with His New Valley ICON5 Smart Irrigation Panel

Your dad is now the proud owner of a new Valley® ICON5 smart irrigation...

John Campbell
3 Irrigation Management Features for When You Boot Up Your Valley ICON Panel for the First Time

As I was getting ready to leave the house the other day, my phone pinged me...

John Campbell
One Center Pivot Control Option That No Other Brand Can Offer.

For many growers, planting is already underway for the 2017 growing season....

Valley Irrigation
Where Center Pivot Irrigation is Headed in the Next 5 Years

Matt Ondrejko, Valley® vice president global marketing, spoke with Agri...

The Benefits of Irrigation Management and Scheduling

In farming, no matter if the crop is corn, potatoes, or grass hay, the name...

Valley Irrigation
3 OTHER Farm Blogs You Should Be Following

If you’re following this blog, I’m assuming you like to read blogs. While...

Center Pivot Innovation and Agriculture Education

If the agriculture industry could be described in one word, the most fitting...

Valley Irrigation
Irrigation Management Made Easy with Valley ICON Smart Panels

Controlling your center pivot irrigation operation may seem difficult or...

Kevin Fischman
Top 3 Reasons to Use Linear Irrigation

Linear irrigation is often seen as one of the most highly efficient methods,...

Lisa Dvorak
Valley Irrigation Celebrates World Water Day!

Did you wake up excited for World Water Day today? Every year, World Water...

Chris Righter
A Center Pivot Irrigation Pep Talk: Are You Ready for Spring?

“Play ball!” Soon, that phrase will be echoing across fields in every corner...

John Campbell
Which ICON Smart Panel is the Best Irrigation Management Tool for You?

Valley® ICON - four completely new smart irrigation panels from The Leader...

Michelle Martin
Irrigation Technology and More: Top 5 Reasons to Work for an Ag Company

By definition, agriculture is, “the science or practice of farming,...

Valley Irrigation
Q&A with Valley Dealers on the New ICON Center Pivot Smart Panels

Valley® Irrigation center pivot dealers across the country are busy helping...

Ashley Anderson
3 Tools You Need to Manage Your Farm Effectively

As with many industries, technology has advanced the farming industry...

Matt Ondrejko
A Grower's Guide to the Internet of Things for Irrigation

Over the past few years, we have seen more and more people adopt home and...

Valley Irrigation
Irrigation and Popcorn – Getting Just the Right Pop

Popcorn is an entertainment snack food staple in America. From the local...

Kelly Downing
Beat the Weather with Irrigation Drought Solutions

In March, many farmers (at least those of us here in the North) are planning...

Valley Irrigation
Nebraska Grower Gains New Level of Control with Cutting-Edge Technology

In south central Nebraska water is plentiful and farms are everywhere you...

Maintaining Your Center Pivots: Advice From an International Expert

As many of you know, Valley® Irrigation is a global company. Farmers from...

Blake Reid
The Secret Ingredient That Makes Valley Pivot Control Panels Different

Before becoming a Valley® irrigation dealer, I was a regular dirt farmer...

Lisa Dvorak
Irrigation Panel Discusses Precision Ag at NAMA Meeting

Everyone’s talking about it. While some people are living it, others are...

John Campbell
Introducing the Valley ICONX Control Panel for Irrigation

Throughout the month of January, Growing the Conversation has introduced you...

Troy Long
Introducing the Valley ICON5 Control Panel for Irrigation

Over the past two weeks, Growing the Conversation Blog has introduced you to...

Chris Righter
Make Better Irrigation Control A New Year's Resolution

Previously, Valley® Irrigation has written about how to maximize your...

Why Are Your Pipelines Rusting, When Your Neighbors' Aren't?

Advancements in technology have allowed crop irrigation pipelines to run...

John Campbell
Introducing Valley ICON and the ICON10 Control Panel for Irrigation.

Oh, how far we’ve come.

Almost 35 years ago, Valley® released the industry’s...

Valley Irrigation
Season's Greetings from Valley

Happy holidays and best wishes for a wonderful new year from all of us at...

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