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Enter the Valley Irrigation Work To Play Giveaway Today

September 7, 2017 by Valley Irrigation

Valley Irrigation is giving away the ultimate rest and relaxation prize package. Not only will you receive the latest and greatest in irrigation monitoring technology, you’ll also receive a private island getaway!

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

August 31, 2017 by Ashley Anderson

Blake Reid is a long-time family farmer and today works for Reid Brothers Irrigation & Equipment, a Valley® dealership located in central Georgia. He knows what it takes to manage irrigation devices on the farm and tracking when each one runs.

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

August 28, 2017 by Chris Righter

For decades, the AC motor has been the heart of the center drive, placidly propelling pivots around fields all over the world. Valley, the leader in irrigation technology, is changing that. We are proud to bring you the next generation center drive motor – introducing the Valley X-Tec™ center drive with FastPass™ technology.

4 Ag Services That Set Valley Apart

August 24, 2017 by Nic Carlson

In our day and age, with new technology being released daily, it’s easy to overlook the core ag services that Valley® Irrigation has been offering for years.

Behind the Scenes with John Campbell

August 21, 2017 by Valley Irrigation

You might recognize John’s face from the many Valley quick tip videos we have shared online recently, but John has worked at Valmont for more than eight years.

A Retrospective: How Irrigation Monitoring Systems Can Help Your Farm

August 17, 2017 by Preston Parmley

“Windshield time.” A haunting two-word phrase for any business, operation or even a weekend outing. These two words can mean expenses, like gas, time lost, wear and tear on vehicles, and, in some cases, added liability.

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

August 14, 2017 by John Campbell

Fields are green and full, the days are already starting to get shorter, and “Back to School” ads are all over the television. These are also signs that farm show season is here.

Designing Your Irrigation Pumps: Professional Solutions from Valley

August 10, 2017 by Tyler Fields

We live in a world where everybody is trying to make things better. Some call that technology. It drives us, literally and figuratively. I’ve heard the older generation say, “Boy, you got to work smarter, not harder.” When I think about that comment, I think about more than just manual labor. It’s something that comes into play in every aspect of life.

Good Irrigation Management is Having The Right Irrigation Insurance Policy

August 7, 2017 by Diversified Agrisurance

It’s that time of year again, when the weather prompts us to ask ourselves, am I covered? When choosing an insurance provider for your Valley center pivot and linear irrigation coverage, it’s important to pick a company that knows and understands the irrigation business. Here are a few items to consider when reviewing your policy:

Behind the Scenes with Bob Gillen

August 3, 2017 by Valley Irrigation

Though Bob joined the Valley team a little more than a year ago, he has worked for Valmont Industries for more than eight years and has held multiple positions.