agricultural pumping News

  • Today is National Agriculture Day

    Today, March 14, 2019, The Agriculture Council of America (ACA) hosts the 46th anniversary of National Agriculture Day. This year’s theme is “Agriculture: Food for Life.” Cornell Pump’s first pumps were irrigation pumps used in Oregon’s fertile Willamette ...


    By Cornell Pump Company

  • Agriculture: the unlikely earth day hero

    Rising temperatures, erratic weather, population growth, and scarce water resources - along with growing civil unrest and skyrocketing food prices - are putting unprecedented stress on people and the planet. For over 40 years, Earth Day has served as a call to action, mobilizing individuals and organizations around the world to address these challenges. This year, Worldwatch Institute's ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • New partnership to promote sustainable mechanization of agriculture

    FAO and the European Agricultural Machinery Industry Association CEMA , an international non-profit organisation, today forged a new partnership that aims to promote wider use of sustainable agricultural mechanization in developing countries. The two organizations will work together to manage and disseminate knowledge on sustainable approaches to agricultural mechanization. They will ...

  • Land “Grabbing” Grows as Agricultural Resources Dwindle

    Since 2000, more than 36 million hectares—- an area about the size of Japan—- has been purchased or leased by foreign entities, mostly for agricultural use. Today, nearly 15 million hectares more is under negotiation (www.worldwatch.org). “Farmland is lost or degraded on every continent, while ‘land grabbing’—- the purchase or ...


    By Worldwatch Institute

  • Agriculture`s greenhouse gas emissions on the rise

    New FAO estimates of greenhouse gas data show that emissions from agriculture, forestry and fisheries have nearly doubled over the past fifty years and could increase an additional 30 percent by 2050, without greater efforts to reduce them. This is the first time that FAO has released its own global estimates of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from agriculture, forestry and other land use ...

  • Land “Grabbing” Grows as Agricultural Resources Dwindle

    Since 2000, more than 36 million hectares—an area about the size of Japan—has been purchased or leased by foreign entities, mostly for agricultural use. Today, nearly 15 million hectares more is under negotiation (www.worldwatch.org). “Farmland is lost or degraded on every continent, while ‘land grabbing’—the purchase or lease of ...


    By Worldwatch Institute

  • Farm machinery and sustainable agriculture must evolve together

    Farm machines have revolutionized agriculture and reduced drudgery for millions of farm families and workers, but the machinery of tomorrow will have to do more than that – it will also have to contribute to agriculture that is environmentally sustainable. A new FAO book Mechanization for rural development, a review of patterns and progress from around ...

  • Farm machinery and sustainable agriculture must evolve together

    Farm machines have revolutionized agriculture and reduced drudgery for millions of farm families and workers, but the machinery of tomorrow will have to do more than that – it will also have to contribute to agriculture that is environmentally sustainable. A new FAO book Mechanization for rural development, a review of patterns ...

  • 15 Agricultural innovations protecting the environment on earth day

    This Earth Day, Worldwatch’s Nourishing the Planet project highlights 15 sustainable agricultural practices that are protecting the environment while also improving people’s livelihoods. For the last 40 years, Earth Day has been celebrated around the world to call attention to some of our most pressing environmental and social problems, including climate change, biodiversity loss, and ...


    By Worldwatch Institute

  • Europe can improve decision making by better monitoring of agriculture

    The greening and cross-compliance measures that have been introduced in Europe's Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) pose challenges to policy evaluators. Policy makers lack good data to monitor if their measures are effective and efficient. In a large pilot a consortium of researchers with 1,100 farmers from nine European countries have showed that it is possible to collect indicators on ...

  • Cornell Pump at the 2014 Irrigation Show

    Talk to the Factory Experts from Cornell Pump at the 2104 Irrigation Show in Phoenix, Arizona. Cornell will be exhibiting in booth 1909 through November 20th. See the latest in our agricultural line, including the EDGE booster pump and our high-efficiency, dependable STX self-priming pumps. Learn about Cornell advantages such as our Cycloseal sealing system and Redi-Prime ...


    By Cornell Pump Company

  • Cornell Pump offers popular ‘Buy a Pump, Get a Jacket’ promotion

    For more than a decade Cornell Pump Distributors have eagerly anticipated ordering a pump in the late summer or early fall to take advantage of the “Buy a Pump, Get a Jacket!” promotion. Offer runs through August 31, 2012. Jackets featured are from popular outdoor ...


    By Cornell Pump Company

  • Cornell Pump unveils new collateral

    With the arrival of our new website, even more Cornell Pump information is available for download. Several new brochures are available, including: Water Transfer Hydraulic Fracturing. This brochure details how Cornell pumps aid in the search for wet and dry natural gas, as well as oil through hydraulic fracturing. Provided is a family curve for our most popular water transfer pumps. ...


    By Cornell Pump Company

  • World Ag Expo: Cornell Pump at Booth Number NS18

    Cornell Pump is excited to be showcasing our dependable, reliable, and efficient line of Agricultural, Irrigation, and Manure pumps at the World Ag Expo, in Tulare, CA. We have multiple clear liquid and solids handling pumps on display. Stop by and talk to our friendly and knowledgeable staff about your agricultural needs. Show runs through Thursday, February 12, 2015. Opens all three days at ...


    By Cornell Pump Company

  • Cornell Pump is at the irrigation show & reta right now

    Cornell is exhibiting at the Irrigation Show and RETA right now The Irrigation Show is in full swing right now in Orlando, FL. In the photo, Bob Jansen talks about Cornell's line of superior agricultural pumps to a perspective customer. Stop buy the Irrigation Show booth #1229 to see special promotions on the new Edge End Gun Booster Pump. Show runs through November 5, 2012, and education ...


    By Cornell Pump Company

  • Cornell Pump Company exhibiting at the 2013 World Ag Show

    Cornell Pump Company is exhibiting at North America’s ...


    By Cornell Pump Company

  • Dave Young of Cornell Pump Company, Named Chair of 2013 IIEA

    Dave Young, NW Regional Manager for Cornell Pump, last week was named the Agriculture Chair for the 2013 Idaho Irrigation Equipment Show and Conference. Young will secure speakers, workshops and activities to support Idaho’s largest agriculture irrigation conference, hosted by the Idaho Irrigation Equipment Association (IIEA).  IIEA, which was ...


    By Cornell Pump Company

  • Cornell Pump Company commemorates 65th anniversary year; name employee service awards

    Cornell Pump Company started in 1946 through the innovation and determination of five founders. Today, Cornell awards our outstanding employees with service awards for making 2011 the highest grossing sales year in our history. Cornell Pump Company began producing quality, innovative pumps in April of 1946. Cornell Pump is paying tribute to our history with a special tribute ...


    By Cornell Pump Company

  • Xylem Inc. to participate in the Gabelli & Company 26th Annual Pump, Valve & Water Systems Symposium

    Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL), a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues, announced today that its Vice President of Investor Relations Phil DeSousa will present and participate in group meetings at the Gabelli & Company 26th Annual Pump, Valve & Water Systems Symposium on Thursday, February 25th, at the Grand Hyatt in New York ...


    By Xylem, Inc.

  • Eaton Introduces remote pressure and inverse proportional pressure controls for X20 portfolio of open-circuit piston pumps

    Power management company Eaton today announced that its X20 portfolio of open-circuit piston pumps now has inverse proportional pressure control and remote pressure control options for improved system efficiency in applications, including construction, mining, agriculture and on-highway equipment. The inverse proportional pressure control (IPPC) allows fan speed to be controlled independent of ...


    By Eaton Corporation

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