Agricultural Irrigation System Design to Reduce Water Usage

Agricultural Irrigation System Design to Reduce Water Usage

  In many locations around the world, the importance of irrigation in agriculture is difficult to overstate, since few regions are blessed with regular, reliable rainfall. In many cases, the limiting factor on productivity is the use of water in agriculture, which generally means the availability of water. Rainfall may be sporadic and fresh surfaceContinue Reading Agricultural Irrigation System Design to Reduce Water Usage

Hand Sowing To Advanced Machinery: How The Seed Drill Changed Agriculture

Hand Sowing To Advanced Machinery: How The Seed Drill Changed Agriculture

Until around 10,000 B.C., farming didn’t exist. Around this time, a climate change occurred in Europe, Africa, and Asia, making the regions much drier. People become less spread out, congregating where water was still available. Once the population grew dense, hunter-gatherers had to set aside their old ways and begin farming in order to sustainContinue Reading Hand Sowing To Advanced Machinery: How The Seed Drill Changed Agriculture

Agricultural Woes Grab Government Attention

Agricultural Woes Grab Government Attention

During a public forum in Brisbane this past Friday, government representatives attempted to address concerns over labour hire contracts that many believe are damaging the health of the Australian agricultural sector. Hinkler’s Federal Member Keith Pitt and Senator Barry O’Sullivan appeared at the forum along with industry leaders and representatives from agricultural businesses to meetContinue Reading Agricultural Woes Grab Government Attention

Self-Contained Diesel Water Pumps Make Agriculture Work Throughout the World

Self-Contained Diesel Water Pumps Make Agriculture Work Throughout the World

Except for “dry agriculture” operations where natural rain water is sufficient, water movement systems are very important for nearly all agriculture. The water pump is at the center of water movement. Diesel fuel driven water pumps are the standard tools in a majority of farms, especially in Southeast Asia. You can learn more about dieselContinue Reading Self-Contained Diesel Water Pumps Make Agriculture Work Throughout the World