Farmers using traditional irrigation methods to irrigate their field crops continuously face a wide range of obstacles, preventing efficient farming and greatly increasing operating costs.
Disadvantages of flood or furrow irrigation:
LPS: Cost-effective solution for flood and furrow irrigation of field crops
LPS™ (Low Pressure System) has been uniquely developed by Netafim to overcome the obstacles of flood or furrow irrigation. Easy to use and simple to set up, LPS™ delivers precise water and nutrient amounts directly to the plant root zone (Nutrigation™). Acclaimed by growers worldwide, LPS™ improves both the quality and quantity of crops.
LPS™ benefits for farmers:
- Easy to use
- Low maintenance, trouble-free operation
- Low outlay, fast ROI
- Existing infrastructure (leveled fields, water sources and pump) can be utilized
- Reduced pumping activity cuts energy costs
- Equipment can be re-used
- Modular structure enables phased installation and payments