Archive For: Agricultural

Hydrosmart Field Experiment – Mango and Salinity

Hydrosmart Field Experiment – Mango and Salinity

California here we come ! A independent field experiment gets underway in the USA using water of 3,200 ppm & 2,000 ppm salts- using both untreated water and treated using Hydrosmart’s Enhanced Output water conditioning units. Being used to drip irrigate mango seedlings in sandy soils, it will run for some time to observe tree ... Read More
 
Making better use of Australia’s irrigation water

Making better use of Australia’s irrigation water

A LACK of usable water for irrigation, is one of the biggest problems facing Australian producers. With around 80 per cent of the country taken up by farms, there is no profit if there is no water. But over the last two decades, Adelaide business Hydrosmart has been helping to turn the tide around Australia ... Read More
 
Hydrosmart making water work better for your needs.

Hydrosmart making water work better for your needs.

A LACK of usable water is one of the biggest problems facing Australian producers. Hydrosmart water Conditioner makes the water more usable for Australia producers. With around 80 per cent of the country taken up by farms, there is no profit if there is no water. Over the last two decades, Adelaide business Hydrosmart has ... Read More
 
Calcium build-up in all our housing estates

Calcium build-up in all our housing estates

Hydrosmart were contacted directly by New Britain Palm Oil Limited. PNG Operations. Hi Sir, With all testimonies seen on the Hydrosmart system, which are very convincing. We are requiring your services, we are a OIL PALM Company in Papua New Guinea located in Alotau, Milne Province. We are experiencing calcium build-up in all our housing ... Read More
 
Salinity in Agriculture

Salinity in Agriculture

Water with high electrical conductivity (EC) typically contains a lot of sodium chloride (Salinity in Agriculture) co-occurring with carbonates of calcium and magnesium. Each of these elements can build up in soils while the sodium and chloride cause corrosion of infrastructure. While sodium and chloride are essential plant nutrients, an oversupply of these elements can ... Read More
 
Sustainable Groundwater Resources

Sustainable Groundwater Resources

In the past groundwater was regarded as a resource to be mined, much like a mineral resource. It is now, however, generally managed as a renewable resource, recognising that it is recharged from rainfall and discharges from rivers, lakes, the oceans, and through vegetation. Consequently, groundwater management faces many of the same sustainability issues of ... Read More
 
St. Anne’s Winery, Calcium scale problems

St. Anne’s Winery, Calcium scale problems

Hydrosmart asked how things were performing after 12 months of use. HYDROSMART- How have you found use of Hydrosmart thus far? – has it commenced cleaning out the system and improving behaviour of the vineyard, what has been observed, using the recycled water with an E.C. of approx. 1,000mg/L Richard McLean – Yeah, we think ... Read More
 
Dubai Turfarm UAE – turf growth on saline water 15,000 ppm – Hydrosmart

Dubai Turfarm UAE – turf growth on saline water 15,000 ppm – Hydrosmart

The ‘Plantation’ Equestrian Centre in Dubail UAE was getting ready for an International Polo Tournament. In preparing the virgin site on highly sandy soils, the owners followed advice of turf consultant Rob McFarlane of Turfarm UAE and installed a Hydrosmart. Using Hydrosmart’s water conditioning approach to overcome levels of around 15,500 TDS ppm from bore water with ... Read More
 
Yarraman Estate have successfully overcome salinity and scale

Yarraman Estate have successfully overcome salinity and scale

Yarraman Estate is a winery and vineyard located in the Upper Hunter Valley. The vineyard covers over 250 acres of vines ranging from 10 to 50 years old. The vineyard’s water supply comes from two sources being a bore and the Wollomi Creek. The water ranges in salinity from 500 ppm to 4000 ppm. Vines ... Read More
 
Pooley Wines – Salinity in Vineyard

Pooley Wines – Salinity in Vineyard

Hi Hydrosmart, here are some recent photos and some great news! We were presented with the Royal Agricultural Society of Tasmania 2012 Vineyard of the Year and Received the Richard Langdon perpetual trophy. As part of a category in the assessment of our application, sustainability, we were seen to be really innovative and had considered ... Read More