Irrigation Industry Awards
Valley Irrigation continues to show leadership in the irrigation equipment industry through field-tested technology advancements. These show the commitment Valmont has to deliver durable and reliable products to our customers.
For this, Valley has recently won multiple prestigious awards.
World Ag Expo Top-10 New Products Awards
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) from Valley Irrigation received a 2012 Top-10 New Products Award during the 2012 World Ag Expo in Tulare, Calif. The Top-10 New Products Award is presented annually to the ten most recognized and innovative products that were released in the previous year.
The Tracker Mobile was recognized with this award in 2009; GPS Ready control panels received an Honorable Mention in the same year. Visit World Ag Expo for more information on the Top-10 New Products.
ASABE Top 50 Award
Valley Variable Rate Irrigation (VRI) was recognized with a 2011 AE50 Top 50 Award from the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE). The BaseStation2-SM and GPS Guidance were awarded with an AE50 in 2010, and the Tracker Mobile and AutoPilot Linear with GPS control panel were recipients in 2009.
Irrigation Association New Product Contest
Valley Irrigation and CropMetrics™, a Valley Irrigation partner, were presented with the Irrigation Association New Product Contest Award in Agriculture at the 2011 Irrigation Association Show in San Diego, Calif., for Valley Variable Rate Irrigation (VRI) with CropMetrics VRI Optimization Service. This prestigious award acknowledges the highest technological achievements in the agricultural irrigation industry. The Valley AutoPilot Linear Control Panel with GPS was a recipient of the award in 2008.
For more information on the New Product Contest, visit the Irrigation Association online.
Valmont Industries Honored with U.S. Commerce Department's Presidential "E Star" Award
The “E Star” Award recognizes continued superior performance in increasing or promoting exports. This honor places Valmont Industries among the elite group of U.S. companies receiving recognition for supporting export activity.
The Presidential “E” Award was created by President John F. Kennedy in 1961, to recognize persons, firms, or organizations that contribute significantly to increasing United States exports.