Check out this insightful article on technology in agriculture from the Water Well Journal. In this piece, Mike Price discussed various technologies currently in place to assist in agriculture, including features SunTech specializes in. Some of these advanced features that make farmers lives easier include:
- Variable Frequency Drives
- Remote monitoring capabilities
- Wide range of system flexibility as a result of VFD use
- Increased system performance due to features like soft-start and the reduction of water hammer
Here’s a brief snippet from the article:
With a growing focus on maximizing energy savings while improving pump performance, advancements in motor technology and controls are transforming the agricultural market and resulting in the smarter, more efficient delivery of water. While hydronic systems have a long history of automation in commercial environments, the big change lately has been the adoption of energy-efficient technology and smart devices for irrigation systems.