Value of in-season nitrogen application

Published July 17, 2015 14:34

Corn plants take up and use a large amount of nitrogen during the growing season. Making sure the plant has access to nitrogen as it approaches flowering can improve yields. In-season nitrogen applications help ensure the plant has adequate nitrogen to fuel kernel development.

Researchers are reporting the value of in-season nitrogen applications and suggesting growers can gain real economic and environmental benefits by ... Read more

Future of farming is here at the IRF

Published July 09, 2015 21:19

The future of farming is being tested in the present just north of Yuma.

And it gives one hope that humankind will be able to meet the challenges of feeding a growing population for a long time to come. 

“I am so happy to be at this point, where it was a vision six years ago to seeing it happen, it’s a sweet moment,” said Charles Corey, executive director of the Irrigation Research Foundation Farm. 

Continual ... Read more

Agri-Inject Introduces Variable Rate Fertigation

Published May 01, 2015 14:18

YUMA, COLORADO — May 2015 — In this day and age of variable rate fertilizer applications, variable rate seeding and variable rate irrigation, there has still been one thing missing … until now. With the introduction of its reflex Variable Rate Fertigation system, Agri-Inject permits fully programmable variable rate application of nitrogen through a center pivot or lateral irrigation system.   

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Agri-Inject Offers Cost Savings For Tight Financial Times

Published May 01, 2015 14:17

YUMA, COLORADO — May 2015 — With commodity prices at levels that haven’t been seen for a number of years, farmers nationwide are looking for ways to cut costs, increase yields or, preferably, both. In fact, the USDA is already predicting that U. S. farm incomes will drop 32% this year to the lowest level since 2009, causing many farmers to look for options. 

Fortunately, Agri-Inject offers hope at a ... Read more

Agri-Inject Introduces New Stainless-Steel Mister Mist’r

Published December 01, 2014 14:06

YUMA, COLORADO — December 2014 — In its quest to continually improve the company’s product line, Agri-Inject has introduced a new stainless steel Mister Mist’r chemigation check valve. Like the original Mister Mist’r, the new version serves as a positive two-way check valve that prevents backflow of water into the irrigation system, while allowing the injection of fertilizer and/or crop protection ... Read more

Agri-Inject Redesigns Injector Pump Base

Published October 01, 2014 14:05

YUMA, COLORADO — October 2014 — With the redesign of the pump base used in combination with its fertigation units, Agri-Inject, Inc. has done more than initiate a new name. The company has also introduced a number of new features that make the unit stronger and more user-friendly.

“We’re calling the new base the Nomad and are using it across the board to replace the previous Stealth base,” explains Erik Tribelhorn, CEO ... Read more

Agri-Inject Releases Principles of Injection Check Valve Technology Educational Video

Published July 01, 2014 14:03

YUMA, COLORADO — July 2014 — Finally … there’s a visual answer for anyone who has wondered how the industry’s leading fluid injection systems mix chemicals or fertilizer with the water flowing through a center pivot or lateral flow irrigation system, and whether the process is safe. Agri-Inject, a leader in fluid injection technology utilized a 3rd party to create an animated ... Read more

Agri-Inject Offers Free Key For Injection System Maintenance

Published July 01, 2014 14:00

YUMA, COLORADO — July 2014 — As an integral part of every Agri-Inject fluid injection system, the company’s patented Mister Mist’r injection valve is already the most advanced check valve available to the irrigation industry. However, with irrigation season just around the corner, it’s still wise to inspect the valve for sand or debris that could impede its performance.

Fortunately, Agri-Inject has ... Read more

Agri-Inject introduces automatic injection control for changing conditions.

Published April 04, 2014 13:40

YUMA, COLORADO — April 2014 — Center pivot corner systems become a valuable asset for their ability to irrigate more acres for a little more investment. Unfortunately, they haven’t worked out as well when it comes to applying fertilizer with a corner system. Too often, fertilizer injection systems cannot respond proportionally to the changing flow conditions as the corner section extends ... Read more