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Corn Expo to Discuss Ways to Improve Profits in 2016

December 14th, 2015 | Posted by Drip-Well
Fremont Corn Expo

At L & M Manufacturing, we help farmers find solutions to irrigate their crops, and help them to be as efficient as profitable as possible. That’s why we wanted to share information on the upcoming Fremont Corn Expo to help our clients get the latest information available. The 2016 Fremont Corn Expo will be held… Read more »

Prevent Frozen Water With the Ice Bull

December 1st, 2015 | Posted by Drip-Well
Ice Bull System

With winter quickly approaching, temperatures will be dropping, increasing the risk of things like snow and freezing cattle tanks. This can lead to winter being a nightmare for many farmers across the country. That’s why this year you need to buy an Ice Bull to prevent fighting to keep your tanks from freezing Grab the… Read more »

3 Tips On How To Avoid Pump Failure With The “Drip-Well” System

October 6th, 2015 | Posted by Drip-Well
3 Tips On How To Avoid Pump Failure With The “Drip-Well” System

Irrigators and pump companies would benefit from using the “Drip-Well” system on their oil lubed deep well turbine pumps. Well-oiled bearings help keep you pump in good working order! Here are three tips on how the “Drip-Well” system can help you prevent pump failure: Prevent inadequate oiling by using our automatic oiling system. Inadequate oiling… Read more »

Money Saving Tire Features

June 30th, 2015 | Posted by Drip-Well

Any farmer will tell you that it’s hard to find much worth in equipment that doesn’t save time and money in the end. But new designs in pivot tires save both time and money when it comes to irrigation. Available for most standard pivot irrigation wheels, new designs increase efficiency, saving time and money. This… Read more »

Most Common Types of Farm Injuries

June 17th, 2015 | Posted by Drip-Well

If landowners, farm equipment manufacturers and- most importantly- operators don’t take the appropriate safety precautions, farming could be a very dangerous profession. In fact, industry fatalities rose 11% last year with nearly 700 deaths.     Leading the types of farm equipment related injuries are tractor overturns. Each year approximately 100 U.S. farmers are killed… Read more »

Avoiding Heat Stroke While in the Field

May 27th, 2015 | Posted by Drip-Well

As the temperature rises, your body’s natural cooling mechanism, sweat evaporates and helps to cool your body. But on those hot days, evaporation is slowed and your body may not be able to keep itself cool. But once you are dehydrated from the heat, you can no longer produce perspiration and you will overheat. In… Read more »

Keep Your Herd Healthy & Happy

May 7th, 2015 | Posted by Drip-Well

Your cattle use so much more energy to stay warm than they do in warmer months. And not only in the hot summer months is hydration imperative to mammals of all kinds, it is also crucial during the cold winter months.   Cattle in particular need increased feed intake and a proportionate increased water intake… Read more »