LOGAN, UTAH--Campbell Scientific, a manufacturer of research-grade measurement instruments for over 42 years, is now offering the accurate, rugged EE181 air-temperature and relative-humidity (RH) probe. It is ideal for low-power, unattended applications requiring outstanding long-term stability and reliability.
Kassel – January 11, 2017
Today, K+S successfully completed the purchase of the activities of Chinese fertilizer producer Huludao Magpower Fertilizers Co., Ltd. (Magpower) announced on July 14, 2016. The acquisition will further expand the specialty business and with the production site in China, access to the South-East Asian growth markets will be improved.
WACONIA, MN, January 3: Since 1995 A.J. Sackett and Sons and Waconia Manufacturing have been linked as partners and leaders in providing engineering and equipment to the fertilizer industry. As of January 1st 2017, the two Companies, under the same ownership, consolidated further by aligning their sales force and product lines. The two fertilizer industry frontrunners will become Sackett-Waconia.
Valley, NE – Jan 4th 2017 - Valley®, a global participant in irrigation technology, introduces new center pivot controls with the Valley ICON family of smart panels, providing intuitive control for any center pivot irrigation machine.
“With our release of four new control panels, growers will see firsthand the ease of operation with a very simple interface that’s extremely intuitive,” explains John Campbell, Valley Irrigation Manager of Technology Advancement and Adoption.
Aquatrols Corporation, a world participant in soil surfactant technology for sustainably managing soil, water, and plant interactions, unveils its new digital home with the launch of a completely revamped www.aquatrols.com . The new website serves as a central information hub for Aquatrols’ distributors, industry partners, and end-users.
The new DynaMet-2 is a complete pre-assembled ETp (Evapotranspiration) weather station which included the DynaLog200 data logger and the MaxiMet 500 compact weather station kit. It also includes the TE525 rainfall sensor as well as a soil temperature probe.
Max Systems LLC, has introduced Regulator 3.0 Concentrate a low pH surfactant that can be combined with water and other products in spray tank mixtures at extremely low rates. Like the previously introduced Regulator 2.0 product, the new concentrated version is used to lower, or regulate, the optimum pH of a wide range of tank mix solutions. However, instead of using 2 to 4 quarts of product per 100 gallon of water, Regulator 3.0 Concentrate can be used at an even lower rate of 12 to 16 ounces per acre.
ICL Specialty Fertilizers, a business unit of the ICL Group (NYSE and TASE: ICL), has begun producing controlled release fertilizers using its new E-Max Release Technology at its production facility in Heerlen, The Netherlands. The new products will be marketed under the brand names Agromaster© and Agrocote Max©. The new E-Max Release Technology, specifically designed for use in agriculture, was developed at the R&D facility in The Netherlands over several years and has been tested worldwide. The production line in The Netherlands has a capacity of 25 thousand tonnes per year.
Trimble is now connected with the John Deere Operations Center through John Deere’s API services. This connection allows Trimble to enhance the value of its Connected Farm and Farm Works Software solutions — Trimble’s web-based and desktop farm management solutions — by downloading as-applied and yield task data from Operations Center. The integration provides farmers the ability to make more informed decisions by sharing data across platforms to manage their information.