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Category: Center Pivot Irrigation

Blast from the past

We were moving some manuals from the front counter to the upstairs storage room and found these pictures in one of the old Valley water drive books.  The date on the book was 1976, so these options represent some of the last versions of the water driven machines.  There are several of the reversible wipers…
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Lockwood Center Pivot Rebuild

A Lockwood pivot got a new lease on life.  Upgraded riser pipe from the standard rope packing to a triple-lip rubber gasket.  A new upper elbow/flange, Valley-style j-pipe/mount, a new collector ring, and a new Pro2 panel with resolver and pressure transducer.  The water hook-up elbow was also customized down to 6″ to make the…
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Irrigation Underground PVC Pipe

Ground is starting to freeze up here is Wisconsin.  A couple thousand feet of pipe left the yard and was installed before things got too hard.  Both jobs were 8″ 100# pipe.  Analyzing the entire project is critical before just burying the cheapest and smallest pipe.  Every install, machine, and location will require different planning…
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*New* Nelson 3030 Rotating Sprinkler

      Nelson has released the new 3030 sprinkler.  This new design allows customer’s the ability to flush nozzles while still on the machine (dirty water applications), to shut off certain sprinklers, or install both above the pipe sprinklers and drop sprinkler combinations.  Perfect for watering both corn (Above pipe) and potatoes (Below the…
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Valley Precision Corner gets it done

Valley Irrigation growing a bumper crop of delicious Wisconsin Super Sweet Corn summer of 2016.  It is easy to see the difference where the irrigator reaches and on the edge of the field where it does not.