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Central Plains Irrigation Association Officers

President
Chris Spelic
Senninger Irrigation
Phone: 303-929-8565
cspelic@senninger.biz


Vice President
Robert Bergquist
10349 718 Road
Oxford, NE 68967
Email: Robert.Bergquist@toro.com


Secretary/Treasurer

Board Members
Nebraska
Don Mastin            2015
Gene Ross             2016
Colby Gardine        2017
Bill Kranz              Tech

Kansas
Brian Bergland        2015
Paul Tipling            2016
Brent Schinstock     2017
Dan Rogers            Tech

Colorado
Mike Walters          2015
Mark Jochens          2016
Jason Scheibel        2017
Joel Schneekloth     Tech

Scholarship Committee
Dean Eisenhauer     Nebraska
Danny Rogers         Kansas
Tom Trout              Colorado

AGENCY/INDUSTRY

AgSense, LLC
Scott Rugan
PO Box 53
Huron, SD 57350
Phone: 605-252-8350
Fax: 605-352-8351
Website: www.agsense.net

Ag Valley Coop

Don Masten
1625 E. Hwy 6
PO BOx 593
Holdrege, NE 68949
Phone: 308-995-6583
Fax: 308-995-5413
E:mail: dmasten@agvalley.com
Website: www.agvalley.com

Products/Services: Distributor of Valley center pivots, Great Plains Meter meters, Toro Ag products

American Implement
Leslie Koehn
Irrigation manager, sales
2718 West Oklahoma Ave
Ulysses, KS 67880
Phone: 620-356-3460

Fax: 620-356-4173
Email: lesliekoehn@americanimplement.com
Website: www.americanimplement.com/locations/ulysses/

Central Valley Irrigation
Joshua Vap
Sales in SDI
1625 E. Hwy 61
PO Box 593
Holdrege, NE 68949
Phone: 308-995-6583
Fax: 308-995-5413
Email: josh@centralvalleyinc.om
Website: centralvalleyinc.com
Products/Services: Toro tape dealer, tape installation and service

Circle H Center Pivot Repair
Kerry Herkelman
Saleman

608 West Ave. A
Cimarron, KS 67835

Phone: 620-855-0121
Fax: 620-855-2432
Email: circlehirrigation.com
Website: wwwcirclehirrigation.com
Products/Services: Reinke center pivot sales and service of all brands of sprinklers


Circle L Irrigation, Inc

Bob Lingreen, president
335 E. Chestnut
P.O. Box 1969
Sterling, CO 80751
Phone: 970-522-8816
Fax: 970-522-7847
E-mail: circle@sterlingcomputer.net
Products/Services: Center pivot sales and service

Colorado Agronomy Service
Jack L. Rhodes, CPAg.
37123 CR 38
Holyoke, CO 80734
Phone: 970-854-2368
E-mail:agronomy@pctelcom.coop
Products/Services: Crop and irrigation management consulting

Colorado State Irrigation
Mike Walter
Sales
18355 West Hwy 50
Rocky Ford, CO 81067
Phone: 719-980-0090
Fax: 719-218-9229
Email: mike.walter@coloradostateirrigation.com
Website: www.coloradostateirrigation.com
Products/Services: Valley pivot systems and Netafim drip irrigation products


Colorado
State University
Ryan Hemphill
Dept of Civil Engineering
34526 Rd. 24
McClave, CO 81057
Phone: 719-829-4005
E-mail: rhemphil@engr.colostate.edu

Colorado State University
Joel Schneekloth
U.S. Central Great Plains Research Station
40335 Rd GG
Akron, Co 80720
Phone: 970-345-0508
Fax: 970-345-0509
E-mail: jschneek@coop.ext.colostate.edu

CropMetrics
Nick Lammers
PO Box 96
Wood River, NE 68883
Phone: 308-380-0509
Email: nick.lammers@cropmetrics.com
Website: cropmetrics.com

cropx
Jason Scheibel
Nationonal Sales Manager
Parker, CO
Phone: 720-717-1422
Email: jason@cropx.com
Website: www.cropx.com


Eco-Drip Irrigation

Colby Gardine
Branch Manager
155 W Barrows Rd.
Hastings, NE 68901
Phone: 402-744-2411
Email: ColbyGardine@eco-drip.com
Website: www.eco-drip.com

Products/Services: Surface/flood/drainage/drip filters/accessories

Eco-Drip Irrigation
Craig Hoelscher
PO Box
126
Garden City
, TX 79739
Phone: 432-354-2339
Fax: 432-354-2338
E-mail: choelscher@eco-drip.com
Website: www.eco-drip.com
Products/Services: Surface/flood/drainage/drip filters/accessories

FirstWater Ag, Inc.
Chad Sager
General Manager
9904 Hwy 25
Atwood, KS 67730
Phone: 785-626-9318
Fax: 785-626-9332
Email: csager@firstwaterag.com
Products/Services: Variable rate irrigation systems

Hortau - Simplified Irrigation
Doug Larson
107 S. Colorado Ave.
PO Box 248
Haxtun, CO
80731
Phone: 970-481-0655
Fax: 970-774-7667
Email: dlarson@hartau.com

Website: www.hortau.com

Irritec USA, Inc.
Brian Tweed
Product Manager
1420 N. Maple Ave
Fresno, CA 93703
Cell: 619-792-5925
Phone: 559-275-8825
Fax: 559-275-9555
Email: BrianT@irritecusa.com
Website: irritecusa.com

Jain Irrigation
Bobby DeLeon
2851 E. Florence Ave.
Ontario, CA 93721
Phone: 559-459-5333
Fax: 559-485-7623
Website: www.jainirrigationinc.com
Products/Services: A broad line of drip irrigation products including: plastic and steel Spin-Clean filters, air-vents, compression fittings, Tape-Loc fittings, Spin-Loc fittings, tubing, tools and accessories.

John Deere Water
Jenny Maloney
Manager, Strategic Marketing
990 Joshua Way
Vista, CA 92081
Phone: 760-496-8083
Email: MaloneyJenniferC@JohnDeere.com
Website: www.johndeerewater.com
Products/Services: Drip irrigation products

Kansas State University

Freddie Lamm, agricultural engineer
Northwest
Research-Extension Center
105 Experiment Farm Road
Colby
, KS 67701
Phone: 785-462-6281
Fax: 785-462-2315
E-mail: flamm@ksu.edu
Website: www.ksre.ksu.edu/sdi
Products/Services: Research on SDI, center pivot and surface irrigation methods.
Kansas
State University

Kansas State University
Danny Rogers
Extension Ag Engineering
237 Seaton Hall
Manhattan
, KS 66506
Phone: 785-532-5813
Fax: 785-532-6944
E-mail: drogers@ksu.edu
Products/Services: Education

Lindsay Manufacturing
Brad Dunbar
8539 S. 98th Circle
Omaha
, NE
Phone: 402-672-7859
Fax: 402-505-8529
E-mail: brad.dunbar@lindsay.com

Website: www.lindsay.com
Products/Services: Center Pivot Irrigation

Local Grower Solutions, LLC
Rex A. Burns, P.E.
Managing Member
2004 Broadway
Mitchell, NE 69357
Phone: 970-443-9505
Email: rex@localgrowersolutions.com
Products/Services: Engineering solutions for irrigation


McCromoter - Great Plains
Ken Quandt
115 S. 16th St
.
Aurora
, NE 68818
Phone: 402-694-4114
Fax: 402-694-6688
E-mail: kenq@greatplainsmeter.com
Website: www.mccrometer.com  www.greatplainsmeter.com
Products/Services: Flow measurement products: McCrometer propeller meters, Master Meter turbine and multi-jet meters, Polysonics ultrasonic meters, and Trimmer - Weir and Flume meters.

McCrometer - Great Plains
Paul Tipling
Regional Sales Manager
MB: 785-6438215
Business/Fax: 785-404-2809
Salina, KS
E-mail: pault@mccrometer.com
Website: www.mccrometer.com  www.greatplainsmeter.com
Products/Services: Flow measurement products: McCrometer propeller meters, Master Meter turbine and multi-jet meters, Polysonics ultrasonic meters, and Trimmer - Weir and Flume meters.

Marmon Water
Donald Brockley
President
1890 Woodlane Drive
Woodbury, MN 55125
Phone: 651-714-6149
Fax: 651-731-7084
Email: dbrockley@marmonwater.com
Products/Services: Water treatment


Nebraska Irrigation Inc.
Roger Bettenhausen
911-23 St. East
Columbus, NE 6860
Phone: 402-564-1514

Fax: 402-563-2792

Website: www.nebraskairrigation.com
Products/Services: Irrigation parts.

Nebraska Public Power District
Ron Rose
1414 15Th Street
P.O. Box
499
Columbus
, NE 68602-0499
Phone: (402) 564-8561
Fax: (402) 563-5551
E-mail: rvrose@nppd.com
Website: www.nppd.com

Nelson Irrigation Corporation
Reid Nelson
848 Airport Rd.
Walla Walla
, WA 99362-2271
Phone: 509-525-7660
Fax: 509-525-7907
Website: www.nelsonirrigation.com
Products/Services: Agricultural sprinklers, valves and accessories.

Nelson Irrigation Corporation
Gene Ross
1738 Parkview Drive
Fremont
, NE 68025
Phone: 402-727-0378
Fax: 402-727-7708
E-mail: Gene.Ross@Nelsonirrigation.com
Website: www.nelsonirrigation.com
Products/Services: Agricultural sprinklers, valves and accessories.

Netafim USA
Website: www,netafimusa.com
Products/Services: Dripperlines, filters, valves, air vents, sprinklers, automation, technical education.


Net Irrigate, LLC

Edward DeSalle
PO Box
6154
Bloomington
, IN 47407
Phone: 812-961-1321
Fax: 812-961-1396
E-mail:edesalle@netirrigate.com
Website: www.netirrigation.com
Products/Supplies:
Wireless water metering & reporting

Noble Foundation
Jim Johnson
Soils & Crops Consultant
2510 Sam Noble Pkwy
Ardmore, OK 73402
Phone:
580-224-6431
Fax
: 580-224-6420
Email: jpjohnson@noble.org
Website: noble.org
Products/Services: Nonprofit agriculture consulting


Northwest Kansas
GMD#4

Ray Luhman, manager
P.O. Box
905
Colby
, KS 67701-0905
Phone: 785-462-3915
Fax: 785-462-2693
E-mail: rluhman@gmd4.org
Website: www.gmd4.org
Products/Services: Groundwater management.

Reinke Mfg. Co. Inc.
Pat McCarthy
P.O. Box
566
Deshler
, NE 68340
Phone: 402-365-7251
Fax: 402-365-4370
E-mail: patrickmccarthy@reinke.com
Website: www.reinke.com
Products/Services: Pivot irrigation equipment

Reinke Mfg. Co. Inc.
P.O. Box 566
Deshler
, NE 68340
Phone: 402-365-7251
Fax: 402-365-4370
Website: www.reinke.com
Products/Services: Pivot irrigation equipment

Senninger Irrigation
Ray Glaser
1713 Holland Drive
Grand Island
, NE 68803
Phone: 308-381-8558
Fax: 308-398-2258
E-mail: rglaser@senninger.com
Website: www.senninger.com
Products/Services: Manufacturer and distributor of agricultural irrigation sprinklers and spray nozzle packages for center pivots

Senninger Irrigation
Ray Glaser
1713 Holland Drive
Grand Island
, NE 68803
Phone: 308-381-8558
Fax: 308-398-2258
E-mail: rglaser@senninger.com
Website: www.senninger.com
Products/Services: Manufacturer and distributor of agricultural irrigation sprinklers and spray nozzle packages for center pivots

Senninger Irrigation
Chris Spelic
Senninger Irrigation
Phone: 303-929-8565
Email: cspelic@senninger.biz

Website: www.senninger.com

Servi-Tech Inc.
Steven Burback
8140 W. 12th St.
Juniata, NE 68955
Phone: 402-705-1820
Fax: 620-227-2047
Email: steveb@servi-techinc.com
Website: www.servi-techinc.com
Products/Services: Crop consultants.

Servi-Tech Expanded Premium Services
Brent Schinstock
3026 E Barbara Lane
Dodge City, KS 67801
Cell Phone: 620-430-1154
Office Phone: 620-801-4157
Products/Services: Water Technologies

South Dakota State University

Todd P. Trooien
Natural Resource Engineer
Department of Agriculture & Biosystems, AE 111
Box 2120
South Dakota State University
Brookings, SD 57007-1496
Phone: 605-688-5291
Fax: 605-688-6764
E-mail: Todd Trooien@sdstate.edu

Southwest Kansas GMD #3
Chris Law
2009 E. Spruce
Garden City
, KS 67846
Phone: 620-275-7147
Fax: 620-275-1431
Website: www.gmd3.org

Southwest Kansas GMD #3
Jason Norquest
Assistant Manager
2009 E. Spruce
Garden City
, KS 67846
Phone: 620-275-7147
Fax: 620-275-1431

E-mail: norquest@gmd3.org
Website: www.gmd3.org

T – L Irrigation
Clark Bauer
P.O. Box
1047
Hastings
, NE  68902
Phone: 402-462-4128
Fax: 402-462-4617
Website: tlirr.com
Products/Services: Center Pivots, PVC underground and surface pipe, surge valves, tailwater pumps, aluminum pipe & vinyl fencing

T – L Irrigation
Josh Nienhueser
P.O. Box
1047
Hastings
, NE  68902
Phone: 402-462-4129
Fax: 402-462-4617
E-mail: jwn@tlirr.com
Products/Services: Center Pivots, PVC underground and surface pipe, surge valves, tailwater pumps, aluminum pipe & vinyl fencing

Teeter Irrigation, Inc.
Monty Teeter, president
201 E. Oklahoma Ave.
Ulysses
, KS 67880
Phone: 620-353-1111
Fax: 620-353-1115
E-mail: mteeter@pld.com
Website: www.teeterirrigation.com
Products/Services: Pivot sales.

Toro Ag Irrigation
Robert Bergquist
10349 718 Road
Oxford, NE 68967
Email: Robert.Bergquist@toro.com
Website: www.toro-ag.it/eng

Tri-Rotor Spray & Chemical
Dwight Scholl
P.O. Box
1313
Lakin
, KS 67860
Phone: 620-355-7700 (O)
           620-271-0699 (H)
E-mail: trirotor@PLD.com

Tri-State G & T Association
Bill Orendorff
P.O. Box 33695
Denver
, CO 80233
Phone: 303-452-6111, ext. 6227
Fax: 303-254-6068
Products/Services: Wholesale power supplier to rural electric cooperatives in Colorado, Nebraska, Wyoming.

USDA-ARS
Thomas Trout, research leader

AERC-CSU

Fort Collins
, CO 80525
Phone: 970-491-8229

Fax: 970-491-8247

E-mail: thomas.trout@ars.usda.gov

Products/Services: Research.


USDA-NRCS

760 S. Broadway

Salina
, KS 67401-4604
Phone: 785-823-4535

Fax: 785-823-4540

USDA-NRCS
Douglas W. Toews, PE
National Water Management Engineer
NRCS Washington, DC
Phone: 202 720-6037
doug.toews@wdc.usda.gov


USDA-NRCS
Jerry D. Walker
Agricultural Engineer
501 W. Felix St., Bldg 23
Fort Worth
, TX 76115
Phone: 817-509-3387
Fax: 817-509-3387
E-mail: jerry.walker@ftw.usda.gov

University of Colorado
John Wiener
Campus Box 468
Boulder
, CO 80309-0468
Phone: 303-492-6746
Fax: 303-492-1231
E-mail: john.wiener@colorado.edu
Products/Services: Research

University of Nebraska
William L. Kranz
A
ssociate Professor Biological Systems Engineering
Haskell Agricultural Laboratory
57905  866 Road
Concord, NE 68728
Voice: 402-584-3857  
Fax: 402-584-3859
E-mail: wkranz1@unl.edu

Products/Services: Education

Valmont Irrigation
Kenneth Bracht

Hwy 275
PO Box 358

Valley
, NE 68064
Phone: 402-359-6207

Fax: 402-359-4429

E-mail:
kenneth.bracht@valmont.com
Website: valleyind.com
Products/Services: Center pivots.


Valmont Irrigation

Will Sheets

Hwy 275

P.O. Box
358
Valley
, NE 68064-0358
Phone: 402-359-6207

Fax: 402-359-4429

E-mail: WLS@Valmont.com

Website: valleyind.com
Products/Services: Center pivots.


Water Scape, Inc.
Ken Merboth, CID,CLIA, LEED, AP
President
4631 Birch Hollow Drive
Lincoln, NE 68516
Phone: 402-423-7896
Email: MerbothIrrigation.com
Website: MerbothIrrigation.com
Products/Services: Irrigation consultant

Watertronics
Dave Taylor
PO Box 544
Johnson, KS 67855
Phone: 620-510-2240
Email: Dave.taylor@watertronics.com
Website: www.watertronics.com


Western Irrigation

Mark Beckett

2990 Morton Rd

Garden City
, KS 67868
Phone: 620-275-7378

Fax: 620-275-6242

E-mail: mbeckett@westernirrigation.com

Website: www.westernirrigation.com
Products/Services: Retail distributor of T-Tape & center pivots.


Western Irrigation

Gale Louk

2990 Morton Rd

Garden City
, KS 67868
Phone: 620-275-7378

Fax: 620-275-6242

Website: www.westernirrigation.com
Products/Services: Retail distributor of T-Tape & center pivots.


Lee Wheeler, P.E.

101 Willow Lane

Hesston
, KS 67602
Phone 620-327-2295

Fax: 620-327-2476

E-mail: wheels459@embarqmail.com

Products/Services: Ag engineering consulting


Wish (Western Irrigation Supply House)
Kettie Olsen
888 Ventura St.
Aurora
, CO 80011
Phone: 303-364-0777
Fax: 303-364-5055
E-mail: wish_co@msn.com
Website: irrigationdistributors/WISH.htm
Products/Services: Pivot accessories, turf, drip

Wish Nebraska, Inc.
Ron Schultz, manager

RR1, Box 174

Ulysses
, NE 68669
Phone: 402-549-2181

Fax: 402-549-2183

E-mail: wishme@clarks.net

Website: irrigationdistributors/WISH-Nebraska.htm
Products/Services: Wholesale distributor

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

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