Irrigation

Namibian female farmer beats downfalls and cultivates her dreams

In the heart of the Northeastern parts of Namibia, 250 km from Windhoek, on the farm Springvale, is a passionate female farmer, Elize van Niekerk, who farms with cattle, goats, sheep, ma...

26 Sep 2022 · 4 min read

Irrigate without effort: Irrigation Unlimited’s Ocmis self-propelled irrigators i...

Farmers across the country speak with great enthusiasm of Irrigation Unlimited's products, service and expertise, which helps the farmer derive every drop of value from water. Allan Reti...

5 Sep 2022 · 5 min read

Produce profit on your pastures with Reinke Irrigation

Irrigation is the gateway to unlocking Africa’s agricultural potential. The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) published an article many years ago (1997) that estimated Africa to ...

30 Aug 2022 · 4 min read

Do you want to become a Reinke Irrigation Systems Dealer? Join the best irrigation...

By joining the Reinke Dealer Network, you’ll become part of the team leading innovation in agriculture. We’re looking for dealers who are committed to helping farmers work more effic...

30 Aug 2022 · 3 min read

Rely on Zimmatic for wise water application

Water is one of our biggest chal­lenges, declares Jesper Lublinkof of Mubuyu Farms in southern Zambia, 85 km south of Lusaka in the Chikankata District. During the winter months (May to...

25 Aug 2022 · 5 min read

IS A CENTER PIVOT A CENTER PIVOT?… NO!

Let us look at a general example in our daily life; When buying a new car which does not contribute anything to our income, on the contrary is only costing us money, we spend time select...

19 Aug 2022 · 6 min read

Quickly identifying irrigation issues to prevent crop loss in South Africa

In South Africa, irrigation decisions can make or break your harvest. David Müller, a farmer at Uitdraai Farm in Prieska on the Northern Cape, knows this all too well. David’s family ...

17 Aug 2022 · 4 min read

Dream sustainably with Agrico

“Our dream was to get water to Groenvlei farm, located 5 km from the nearest water source,” says WG Treurnicht, who grows wine grapes just outside Porterville, at the foot of the Oli...

16 Aug 2022 · 5 min read

Steps for successful irrigation

There's no universal way to irrigate fields with different soil, crop size, or crop types. Any location's best system provides adequate irrigation without water waste, is easy for the fa...

3 Aug 2022 · 6 min read

WATEX – A brand worth having

Because people ask for it! Reinforced Hosing (Pty) Ltd has been manufacturing the well-known and respected Watex brand in South Africa since 1999, when Gavin Brown and Dev Howett esta...

27 Jun 2022 · 4 min read

Innovative irrigation systems with Senter360

Theuns Dreyer, the managing director of Senter360, has 32 years of extensive experience in the irrigation industry, particularly in the design and project management of large-scale irrig...

27 Jun 2022 · 3 min read

Scuba Pump

SCUBA Above and beyond The new SCUBA compact close-coupled submersible pump from Xylem brings a new level of reliability and flexibility to primary water supply options for wells, tanks...

27 Jun 2022 · 3 min read

Valley Irrigation in Africa: Crops and farmers thrive under Valley®

Valley® offers outstanding service to farmers across the sub-continent, including Zimbabwe. The main crops in Zimbabwe are maize, tobacco, wheat, and citrus. Valley® pivots apply the r...

27 Jun 2022 · 3 min read

Irrigation Unlimited: Choose an irrigation system to fit your farm

The most important party in the farming industry is the farmer, therefore his interests should always be placed first. This is the conviction of Irrigation Unlimited’s people. Dirk ...

27 Jun 2022 · 4 min read

Ag Solar by Valley

Driven by one of the most trusted names in agriculture, Valley Irrigation uses the sun’s energy to power your agribusiness, providing your operation with a new level of energy independ...

27 Jun 2022 · 3 min read

Irrigation in Namibia: Reinke pivot makes the impossible possible

Customers inspire AgriTurf and Reinke’s team so that they can help their farmers plan superior solutions that make a meaningful difference in water and irrigation management. In 198...

27 Jun 2022 · 5 min read

Innovative irrigation systems with Senter360

Theuns Dreyer, the managing director of Senter360, has 32 years of extensive experience in the irrigation industry, particularly in the design and project management of large-scale irrig...

1 Jun 2022 · 3 min read

Irrigation principles and practices

In order to become a successful farmer, it is critical to have a solid understanding of the most fundamental principles of irrigation. Without water, all living things, including plants ...

31 May 2022 · 4 min read

Good news! Valley makes irrigation affordable to Zambian farmers

Irrigation is the most effective investment that a farmer can make to ensure growth on his farm and in his business. However, this is not a cheap investment and many farmers feel that th...

27 May 2022 · 4 min read

Agrico makes every drop count

In a desert country where water is scarce, a farmer cannot afford to waste even a drop. On the farm Hartebeesloop at Stampriet in Namibia, measuring every drop drawn from the aquifer dee...

27 May 2022 · 5 min read

Irrigation concepts and terminology

Irrigation concepts and terminology Agricultural Drainage It is removal of excess water known as free or gravitational water from the surface or below the surface of farm land to create...

13 May 2022 · 9 min read
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