Plant Watering News

  • Watering the world

    Original story at MIT News Many farms in drought-prone regions of the U.S. rely on drip irrigation as a water-saving method to grow crops. These systems pump water through long thin tubes that stretch across farm fields. Hundreds of dime-sized drippers along the length of each tube trickle water directly onto a ...

  • WIWAM Conveyor was presented at the `Cereal Future Forum`

    From February 11-12, 2015, Bayer CropScience organized ‘the Cereal Future Forum’ in Brussels. Around 230 participants from 30 countries joined the 2-day conference on the future of wheat production in the world. The last day, the Cereal Future Forum moved to Ghent for a guided tour at Bayer CropScience and the VIB Department of Plant Systems Biology, UGent. During the visit, WIWAM ...


    By SMO bvba - WIWAM

  • WIWAM line design and final installation @ VIB

    WIWAM line comprises a pot positioning table, consisting of several individual lines, an underlying portal robot, and one or more stations for imaging or weighing/watering activities. The complete system was implemented in an existing growth room, and was designed to optimally fit the available space. Plants are grown in individual pots, which are picked up by the robotic arm at ...


    By SMO bvba - WIWAM

  • Continuous Robotic Tube Cleaning Eliminates Condenser Fouling – Entirely.

    Shell and tube heat exchanger fouling causes an $80B waste in the US alone, and almost all chiller operators are paying into this waste account.  The Helios TCS provides work-reducing, reliable and simple automation for any organization seeking operational excellence in cost performance and energy efficiency. The Helios Tube Cleaning System enables continuous cleaning of condenser tubes to ...


    By Innovas Technologies LLC

  • Singapore PUB selects CH2M as consultant to develop fifth desalination plant

    Singapore’s national water agency, PUB, recently announced its selection of CH2M as the consultant for the development of its fifth desalination plant on Jurong Island under a design-build-own-operate arrangement. With a capacity to produce 30 million imperial gallons of water per day, the plant provides a long-term solution to Singapore’s water needs, which is expected to ...


    By CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.

  • Cambi at Singapore International Water Week

    We hope to see you at Singapore International Water Week 10-14 July 2016,www.siww.com.sg, where you can meet the Cambi management team and other world leaders and experts in the field of wastewater and anaerobic ...


    By Cambi Group AS

  • Green Software: Compost Plant Management

    Increase the profitability of your composting business with user-friendly, hands-on systems that guarantee quality documentation and tracking of your core business information. Our system Compost Software provides a broad range of special applications for compost plants that let you track all relevant data for processing material in your plant. This helps you to make fully informed decisions ...


    By Aschl Management Systems

  • Eijkelkamp Soil & Water`s ISO-9001 certificate again renewed

    After the annual audit Eijkelkamp Soil & Water's ISO-9001 certificate is again renewed. The quality system employed by Eijkelkamp Soil & Water and its implementation satisfy NEN-EN-ISO 9001:2008 for the following areas of application: The development, production, purchase and sale of equipment for the analysis of soil, water, plants, climate, residual substances and surveying ...


    By Eijkelkamp Soil & Water

  • EnviroChemie starts regular operation of new production plant for water chemicals at its main location

    The new production plant for liquid treatment agents for water and wastewater treatment built by EnviroChemie at its main location in Rossdorf will go into regular operation in January 2016. In the spring of 2015, the company started construction of the new production hall on a site that was purchased from the town of Rossdorf. It is immediately adjacent to the existing premises. Mixing and ...


    By EnviroChemie GmbH

  • Plant strategies for optimising nitrate intake

    The less nitrogen there is in the soil, the better plants are at using it. Researchers from INRA, CNRS and CIRAD, in cooperation with Czech colleagues, have recently shed light on the crucial role of a protein that enables plants to not only assess their environment but also activate the proper adaptive response based on the conditions. This research, published in the 2 March 2015 issue of Nature ...

  • Energy Globe Award Salzburg

    We are very proud and have a great pleasure to inform you that our innovative Energy System Rabtherm was awarded again a price for environment and sustainability Energy Globe Award Salzburg 2013, Category water Rabtherm built two plants for the food chain SPAR in the old protected city center of Salzburg (Austria). The installations bring the heat from the cooling into the Almkanal, an old ...


    By RABTHERM AG

  • TAL shortlisted in two categories at FM Awards 2014

    Technical Absorbents is delighted to announce that it has been shortlisted for two awards at the ITMA Future Material Awards 2014. It joins other selected companies vying to triumph in the Best Innovation – Agrotextiles and the Most Innovative Medium-Sized Company categories. Most Innovative Medium-Sized Company Innovation is at the heart of Technical Absorbents whether it ...


    By Technical Absorbents

  • Danone invests 6 million euro in treatment facilities at Lipetsk dairy plant

    MOSCOW. Aug 25 (Interfax) - The Danone group has invested 6 million euro in the water and wastewater treatment facilities at Lipetskiy Molochnyy Kombinat, the company said in a press release. The company's partner in the project was Enviro-Chemie, which carried out a similar project for Danone in Kemerovo in late 2013. The press release says that the Lipetsk dairy plant is one of the company's ...


    By EnviroChemie GmbH

  • Biomar plant treats 4,000 m³ of dairy wastewater per day in Brazil

    EnviroChemie has completed the commissioning of a wastewater treatment plant for a large-scale dairy in the town of Pocos de Caldas, in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais. More than 150 m³ of production wastewater are cleaned there every hour. The Biomar treatment plant essentially consists of two Flomar high-performance flotation systems with a capacity of 80 to 100 m³/h each. The ...


    By EnviroChemie GmbH

  • BioLargo Enters into Agreement to Bring its Isan System to Market

    BioLargo, Inc. (OTCQB: BLGO) entered into a manufacturing and distribution license agreement for its Isan® system with Clarion Water, a new operating division of InsulTech Manufacturing, LLC (www.insultech.com), the latter of which has over 20 years of commercial success around the globe representing hundreds of millions in sales of technical products to Fortune 100 ...


    By Biolargo, Inc.

  • Neptune-Benson’s ETS-UV Secures Regulatory Agency approval for Pasteurized Equivalent Water for use in dairy plants

    Neptune-Benson has received notification that a number of ETS medium pressure UV systems have successfully demonstrated regulatory compliance with the 2011 Pasteurized Milk Ordinance Appendix H Subsection IX (Accepted process for creation of Pasteurized Equivalent Water – Ultraviolet (UV) Disinfection of Water) for use in dairies.  ...


  • Super hanging basket liners

    As budding gardeners welcome the arrival of spring and start preparing their hanging baskets and planters, a new innovative water-retaining liner fabric will help make nurturing and caring for plants a lot less time consuming and reduce overall water usage. The Super Absorbent Fibre (SAF) technology of UK based manufacturer Technical Absorbents Ltd (TAL), is a unique fibrous technology and which ...


    By Technical Absorbents

  • OC on Drought: Save water and stop runoff with “OC Garden Friendly”

    In response to one of the worst droughts in state history, a coalition of local public agencies launched Orange County Garden Friendly, a program to encourage Orange County residents to install climate-appropriate and low-water-use plants in outdoor spaces and gardens. The next OC Garden Friendly event will be held on Saturday, May 3rd, at The Home Depot in Laguna Niguel, 27401 La Paz Road, from ...

  • Woodland-Davis DBO Water Project Breaks Down

    The Woodland-Davis Clean Water Agency (WDCWA) hosted a groundbreaking event on April 10 to observe the start of construction on the new regional surface water treatment plant, expected to open in fall 2016. The project will replace deteriorating groundwater supplies with safe, more reliable surface water supplies from the Sacramento River. WDCWA awarded CH2M ...


    By CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.

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