When you’re producing wine grapes, you can’t settle for mediocre quality.You need to stay in full control of all variables that you can control. This is  where precision irrigation and Nutrigation™ comes in. 

The Opportunity for Wine Grape Producers

The quality of wine grapes depends on many factors. Some of these factors are relatively predictable and others are hardly predictable at all. Irrigation is one of the biggest influencers when it comes to quality, yield and optimised production in wine grapes.

If you want to make sure you’re producing consistently high-quality grapes for your specific wine style, you need to make sure you have complete control over water and nutrient application. More importantly, you need a system that’ll give you control over vine growth, no matter the topography or climate.

How Precision Irrigation Helps

Precision irrigation delivers water and nutrients straight to the root zone of each plant – not the soil. The result is that you will be able to increase yield and quality. But crucially, you will also reduce the amount of fertiliser, water and labour required.
In order to get a high-quality wine grape, you need to control the level of water stress. Precision irrigation does exactly that.

If you use digital control systems, you can make it easier to monitor and control as the vines are growing, and gain data about every stage of the wine grape’s lifecycle.

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"...with Netafim we precision irrigate..." 

Grant Smuts, Smuts Brothers Agri 

Wine Grapes, Robertson ,Western Cape 

"Easy to use & huge water savings" 

Hannes Erasmus, Wansbeck 

Wine Grapes, Western Cape, South Africa 

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Precision Irrigation for Field Crops

Precision Irrigation for Field Crops

You’re trying to keep a delicate balance between smart risk-management and optimal crop growth. That’s the challenge of field crop production.

You need a solution that makes the best use of your land, time and resources, while guaranteeing consistent results in the field. A solution that’s right for your crop, soil, climate, topography, crop cycles and business model.

That’s where precision irrigation comes in.

Precision Nutrigation™

Precision Nutrigation™

Plant nutrition isn’t a matter of quantity – it’s a matter of efficiency. Precision Nutrigation™ delivers nutrients straight to the root zone of each plant, in customised combinations, with perfect timing. Fertiliser is used more efficiently, and you get the best return on your inputs even in cases where soil moisture is balanced and there is no need for additional irrigation. Applying nutrients through your irrigation system allows you to give your crop what it needs when it needs it, which results in much higher yields.    

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Every season is a race to produce higher yields with fewer resources. Browse our range of innovative products and tailormade solutions and start optimising the use of your land, water and fertiliser. For higher yields, every time.



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