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In response to The Daily Post weekly photo challenge: Intricate


Sticky Wheel Tracks

The constant circling of the centre pivots, round and round on the same tracks, creates ruts in the fields. Add water to that and you get a muddy, sticky quagmire and the… 118 more words

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Too spend or not to spend? Upgrading a Centre Pivot

It is often difficult to know whether or not to put money into repairing old overhead irrigation systems as there is no guarantee that you will achieve sufficient improvement in the irrigation system to payback the cost of the upgrade or repair. 244 more words

Irrigation Systems

Workshops to Maximise Benefits from Overhead Machines – System Assessment & Fertigation

The DEEDI More Profit per Drop team will be hosting a number of upcoming workshops and farm walks which will assist irrigators to achieve the full potential of their Centre Pivot or Lateral Move machine. 160 more words

Centre Pivot

Centre Pivot System Assessment Workshop

A cloudy cold day ahead of a major incoming weather front did not deter an enthused group of irrigators and consultants from wanting to increase their knowledge about overhead irrigation systems. 207 more words

Irrigation Systems

Economics of Investment in On-Farm Water Infrastructure

Ross Culpitt of Synergies Economic Consulting presented the results of economic modelling he conducted on farm level investment in irrigation infrastructure at the 2011 MacIntyre Valley Field day.  543 more words