Sand Separator Fixes Problematic Water Well

Sand Separator Fixes Problematic Water Well

Marketing Case Studies, Irrigation

CalWest Rain recently completed a project for an almond ranch southwest of Fresno, CA. The problem started when a critical water well used to supply a large drip irrigation system started producing sand finer than 200 mesh which could not be removed with a downhole separator or well repair. Unfortunately, the fine sand was entering the well through the gravel …

Mazzei Venturi Injectors for Ag Irrigation

How a Mazzei Venturi Injector Works

Marketing Irrigation

Excellent animation of Mazzei Venturi Injectors. Injecting liquid chemicals or fertilizers into a pressurized irrigation system is the most common application for Mazzei injectors in the agriculture market. Mazzei pioneered this simple-to-use and easy to install solution more than 40 years ago. High-efficiency Mazzei injectors deliver precise mixing and uniform distribution of material into the water stream. Learn more at …

Values, Vision and Mission

Values, Vision and Mission Statement

Marketing Company News

Core Values Integrity • Respect • Teamwork • Excellence Vision CalWest Rain is one company united in utilizing the best people and the latest technology in an open working environment to preserve resources for the benefit of customers, employees, vendors, and our community. Mission CalWest Rain provides professional lasting solutions and services for all aspects of custom water delivery for …

California almond grower solves iron bacteria problem

Irrigation Solution for California Almond Grower

Marketing Case Studies, Irrigation

This large pipeline and reservoir project started out as a solution to a problem the ranch had been dealing with for several years. Located outside Fresno, CA, the farming operation includes 2,000+ acres of almonds. The almonds are all drip-irrigated with a total of 10 individual well and filter stations feeding into the irrigation system. Unfortunately, the wells on the …

Tom Weber - CalWest Rain Irrigation Monitoring & Controls

CalWest Rain Invests in Irrigation Automation

Marketing Automation, Company News

CalWest Rain is pleased to announce the addition of Tom Weber to lead their Irrigation Monitoring and Controls Division. A San Joaquin Valley native, Tom joins CalWest Rain with over 20 years experience in the irrigation industry, most recently with WiseConn, a leading irrigation automation equipment manufacturer. “From farm machinery to irrigation and harvesting, technology has become a key factor …

Irrigation monitoring and controls

Almond Grower Cuts Costs with DropControl

Marketing Automation, Case Studies, Irrigation

As with most growers, there’s a constant drive to find new ways to improve yields and reduce costs. In this case, we’ll feature a recent project with Robert Jones, owner/manager of Jones Farms. Robert grows almonds on his MC Ranch (150.1 acres) and was looking at ways to reduce PG&E bills without adding labor costs in the form of overtime …

CalWest Rain new offices - Kerman, CA

New Construction in Kerman

Marketing Company News

In April 2019, CalWest Rain finished construction on a new 8,800 sq. ft office for our headquarters in Kerman, CA. This is a major investment for our company and the first step to upgrading all the facilities at the Kerman location. After years of patchwork additions dating back to 1989, this initiative will provide totally new facilities in key areas …

Jim Martin (l), Rick Skaff (c), Larry Isheim (r)

CalWest Rain Plans for the Future

Marketing Company News

When we started CalWest Rain in 1989 our goal was to build a leading pump and irrigation business to serve and support a wide variety of agriculture operations across the San Joaquin Valley. Although a lot has changed during our nearly 30 years in business, the goals remain the same, provide outstanding service, top-quality products, and support the communities where …