FRESNO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Netafim
USA, the leader in drip irrigation, announced today the release of a
powerful new mobile app that provides corn growers who use drip
irrigation with access to customized irrigation protocols and the
agronomic expertise needed to boost crop productivity and reduce overall
Free to download for iPhone
users, the NetMaize
app combines farmer inputs such as germination time, crop stage
information, soil type and field location, with climate and weather data
to develop a tailored drip irrigation protocol for corn growers using
drip irrigation. By streamlining the management of variables affecting
overall crop productivity, growers are able to better forecast the
irrigation needs of their corn crop and maintain precision control over
the root zone environment during the plant's critical growth stages.
In addition to Sprinkler System Installation Arlington real-time irrigation scheduling, NetMaize's one-touch
sharing function allows growers to instantly send current field data and
logs to a crop consultant or Netafim agronomist for review or use in a
more comprehensive agronomic plan.
"Simply put, nobody understands their field better than the farmer. By
combining grower knowledge with local weather data and more than five
decades of Netafim agronomic expertise, NetMaize gives corn farmers the
information they need to get the most out of their drip irrigation
system," said Lior Peleg, Head of Strategic Sprinkler System Installation Solutions at Netafim.
The NetMaize app enables growers to reap the benefits of drip
irrigation, maintaining optimal uniform soil moisture levels, root zone
aeration, improved plant health while maximizing water efficiency.
Developed by Netafim's team of agronomists and drawing on more than 50
years of experience in drip irrigation, NetMaize requires only a few
simple steps to get started. The app uses a clean, easy-to-read app
interface and http://www.bhg.com/gardening/landscaping-projects/landscape-basics/easy-landscaping-ideas/ communicates input instructions, information and
irrigation requirements in a clear and simple manner, allowing farmers
to make quicker and more informed decisions about the irrigation needs
of their crop.
"It is like having a drip irrigation expert in your pocket at all
times," added Peleg.
The NetMaize app is free to download and available through the Apple
iTunes Store for iPhone and the Google
Play Store for Android.
ABOUT NETAFIM USA
Netafim USA, based in Fresno, Calif., develops and manufactures drip
irrigation systems for agriculture, landscape & turf, greenhouse
&nursery, mining and wastewater. Netafim offers an extensive range of
irrigation solutions including driplines, filters, sprinklers, valves,
water meters and automation equipment for complete dripline system
installations. For more information go towww.netafimusa.com.