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Hortau Receives $5.9 Million Grant from SDTC

On Monday at Hortau’s Canadian Headquarters in Lévis, Québec, the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos (left photo), Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, announced a federal investment of $5.9 from the Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) to help advance Hortau’s precision…

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Hortau Named to 2018 THRIVE AgTech Top 50

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. (Jan. 16, 2018) – The recognition keeps coming for Hortau. Hortau, a provider of precision irrigation management systems and services for agriculture, today was named to the THRIVE AgTech Top 50 list of companies shaping the future…

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Managing Irrigation During Dormancy

The East Coast and much of the Midwest and Plains states are grappling with the aftermath of bomb cyclones and the polar vortex. But on the opposite end of the country, California is entering the new year following one of…

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Measure what matters most: Soil Tension

New technology companies are popping up in agriculture what seems like almost every day, many of which tout the layers upon layers of data that they can deliver to a grower. But with the seemingly endless stream of information flooding…

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A Guide to Irrigation Management in Celery

By Travis Goldman Grower Support Specialist, Salinas Valley Mid- to late-summer irrigation management in cool season vegetables can be fairly tricky with most of the valley’s acreage planted and water demand at its peak. These high production months seem to…

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Preparing for Next Season Now

By Brian Hanson Hortau Grower Support  As the dust begins to settle, and the last remaining varieties of almonds and pistachios make their way to the huller, nut harvest throughout the Southern San Joaquin Valley is fast coming to an…

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