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Dec 05, 2017

Download Our Latest Brochure

2017-12-04T17:41:45+00:00 Dec 05, 2017|

With the start of 2018 forthcoming, SWIIM has released its latest brochure which explains our services around crop water budget planning, monitoring and management.  Each year, the benefits of our services become more realized - by old and new clients alike. Download your copy today by clicking here.

Nov 01, 2017

The History of the Weather Rock

2017-11-02T10:00:01+00:00 Nov 01, 2017|

SWIIM's instrumentation and data sources provides the most accurate assessment of crop water usage currently available.  This includes highly accurate climatic data, through multiple sources.  However - there is a source that beats SWIIM's accuracy, hands down. Ever heard of a weather rock?  If not, you haven't been around enough ag fields.  It is the [...]

Oct 30, 2017

SWIIM Certified Almond Grower

2017-10-25T11:31:27+00:00 Oct 30, 2017|

When you see one of our signs at grower's site - like the one pictured here, you know that this site is planning and accounting for every drop of their ag water.  They know where, when and how much - both applied and consumed, by field, regardless of the irrigation method(s) used. A close-up shot [...]

Oct 27, 2017

Old Replica Pump in Central Valley

2017-10-25T11:30:23+00:00 Oct 27, 2017|

SWIIM deploys it crop water budget monitoring and auditing platform on operations throughout the western US.  Some clients use surface deliveries and others pump their water.  Although technology evolves over time, the basis principles around ag water delivery haven't changed much throughout the years. Pictured here is a replica of an old piston/gear powered pump, [...]

Oct 25, 2017

SWIIM Deploys Throughout Bakersfield Area

2017-10-25T16:37:12+00:00 Oct 25, 2017|

New deployments continue throughout the Central Valley - the past few weeks focused in Arvin and Bakersfield.  We are dealing with both district and groundwater sources - parsing deliveries and estimating consumption on a crop-by-crop, field-by-field, basis. Some of our clients have multiple sources of water - and require precise accounting for cost and analysis [...]

Oct 17, 2017

SWIIM CEO Featured in Arbinger Institute Article

2017-10-27T13:31:55+00:00 Oct 17, 2017|

Why Entrepreneurs Succeed Better with an Outward Mindset By the Arbinger Institute | October 17, 2017 A highly successful CEO and entrepreneur shares lessons from decades of building businesses. His biggest piece of advice? Adopt an outward mindset, even if it seems counterintuitive. Even if it seems impossible. Outward Mindset: The Key for Entrepreneurs SWIIM, [...]

Sep 27, 2017

SWIIM Checks Measurements in Palo Verde

2017-09-27T11:08:08+00:00 Sep 27, 2017|

SWIIM's team doesn't just "install and run."  As a part of our service, we regularly check calibration of in-field and remote-sensed data. CLICK HERE TO VIEW A VIDEO OF THE PROCESS Whether the data comes from an open-channel measurement (as pictured below), or pipe, we regularly check equipment integrity - we believe bad data in, [...]

Sep 19, 2017

SWIIM’s Latest Office In Fresno – Open For Business!

2017-09-18T21:02:31+00:00 Sep 19, 2017|

The SWIIM team has been hard at work outfitting our latest deployment hub - located directly off of Highway 99 in Fresno. The desks are up, equipment in place. Trucks equipped and ready for continued activity throughout the Central Valley - as far south as Bakersfield. As deployments continue, we help a new round [...]

Sep 11, 2017

SWIIM Surveys and Deploys Throughout Its Regions Meticulously

2017-09-06T16:58:38+00:00 Sep 11, 2017|

The SWIIM team doesn't simply place sensors in the field and "hopes for the best."  The deployment process is meticulous, for 100 acres to tens of thousands consists of the same process. First, a site survey is employed. Then, the team installs pre-configured equipment ready to communication and interact with remotely-gathered information (weather stations, satellite, [...]

Sep 08, 2017

WATCH VIDEO: SWIIM Team Equipment Calibration

2017-09-06T16:56:09+00:00 Sep 08, 2017|

Your data is only as good as it is calibrated.  Below is a link to a video that shows the calibration methods use for open-channel sensors.  We perform regular calibration of all sensing equipment, including pipe flow and climatic sensors. WATCH YOUTUBE VIDEO BY CLICKING HERE It is part of SWIIM's quality assurance process - [...]