Gary and Lynn Carlson have been going strong with Carlson Irrigation Inc. since the couple purchased the business from Alf’s Well Drilling on Oct. 15, 1995.
At the time, Gary was an employee of Alf’s Well Drilling for nearly 25 years. He worked with pivots at Reinke, and is said to have loved his career so much he started a business of his own.
The services that Carlson Irrigation offers extend beyond the season, too. In fact, the owners and experts have steady business flowing during the entire year — especially in the winter months when clients are need of assistance moving pivots.
The company prides itself on being a top seller of new pivots as well as on having a special inventory for parts. It provides efficient service and repair, such as installing retro kits for sprinklers and electrical boxes.
For its efforts, Carlson Irrigation has been recognized as a Reinke “Top Ten” dealer for the past 15 years. Businesses who earn the award tout some of the highest sales in North America.
Specialists and experts not only offer professional and knowledgeable service at Carlson Irrigation; they stay relevant in the industry by leveraging the latest technology and products to best serve clients.
As a certified Reinke Dealer, Carlson Irrigation offers a vast amount of services -- from custom design to repair work on the irrigation system. Reinke customers will always be able to select from five different types of pipe and maintain control by monitoring the process via their cell phone, tablet, or computer.
The company offers high-strength materials that make it a stronger competitor in the industry: a v-ring seal, double-walled tower control boxes, and single leg tower design for strengthened durability.
Additionally available is system maintenance: not only in the initial season, but in the offseason before the demanding irrigation season begins, as well. There are several system maintenance products offered during the irrigation season. Carlson Irrigation takes things a step further with wheel gearbox maintenance and helical center drive maintenance. It also services the high demand for winterization procedures.
Clients can utilize a custom design and map system that cater to their specific needs. They can count on any process and service being done in a timely manner. And with such a large inventory, they always have the ability to choose well.
For customers who prefer to take their time in paying, new system financing is provided via AgDirect.