Net Irrigate began building customized remote monitoring devices and reporting software in 2006 for large farms and government agencies associated with ground and surface water conservation. In 2010, Net Irrigate completed its first capital raise and embarked on a more product centric strategy by releasing its flagship WireRat® brand. Since then, the company has completed two additional capital raises and established a network of over 300 dealers both domestically and internationally. Net Irrigate is an “Internet of Things” technology manufacturer for agricultural, industrial, and commercial pumping systems, instrumentation, and controls.
- Business Type:
- Industry Type:
- Agriculture - Irrigation
- Market Focus:
- Internationally (various countries)
- Year Founded:
Net Irrigate, LLC was founded in 2005 in Southern Indiana. The first business plan was hatched by two students who were pursuing their MBA degree fulltime at the Indiana University Kelley School of Business. Their respective backgrounds in agriculture, finance, software, and industrial automation led to the creation of technology which addresses the environmental, political, social, and economic issues related to rising farming costs and diminishing water resources.
To facilitate, via hardware and software technology, the conservation of economic inputs associated with agricultural irrigation.