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XR3000 Configurable Logic Controller – Combining Fertigation and Frost Protection

The XR3000 handles normal Fertigation tasks with ease by combining scheduled irrigation capabilities with configurable output sequencing. In climates where growers may want to continue irrigation and fertigation in seasons where temperatures may dip into freezing zones at night, they can configure the IAS XR3000 to handle either task without requiring any setup change. To […]

Monitor Remote Pump Starts

The video below demonstrates how to define a simple Text Message alert that is generated when a pump is remotely started or stopped.  In this case, the pump is being controlled by a Murphy Controls ML2000, and connected to the Internet with a Tradewinds RMS3000.  This method can be very useful to monitor remote pumps […]


IAS And Water Management

IAS recently had the opportunity to work with Enovation Controls and Tradewinds Power Corp to add remote monitoring and control capability to a throw-0ut pump for a customer who has the responsibility for managing the level of water reservoirs on their land.   Robbie Captain of Enovation Controls is making a final adjustment to the […]

HarvestWatch Customized for a Grower

XR3000 In Oregon

IAS was recently out on the beautiful coast of Oregon working with Lance Cox of Coos Curry Supply helping to establish the initial installations of XR3000-based irrigation control in the west-coast Cranberry market.    Lance Cox of Coos Curry Supply explains the XR3000 system to a cranberry grower.  Lance’s expertise in hydrology is critical for […]

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Configurable Logic Control

  The IAS XR3000™ has a built in Configurable Logic Controller (CLC).  Generally speaking, any type of Logic Controller, monitors inputs and makes decisions based on those inputs to turn on outputs. For a Programmable Logic Controller, the definition of inputs, decision-making logic, and output control is programmed into the PLC using some form of […]