Global Agricultural Fertigation and Chemigation Market, By Agricultural Input (Fertilizer, Insecticide, Fungicide, Herbicide, Others), Crop Type (Field Crops, Plantation Crops, Orchard Crops, Forage and Turf Grasses), Application (Agriculture Irrigation, Landscape Irrigation, Greenhouse Irrigation, Others), Irrigation System (Sprinkler Irrigation, Drip Irrigation, Others) – Industry Trends and Forecast to 2030.
Agricultural Fertigation and Chemigation Market Analysis and Size
Fertigation and chemigation have several advantages, including minimal water waste and labor requirements. This gives you the ability to protect yourself from drought conditions. Fertigation is a common practice in commercial agriculture and horticulture. Fertigation is also being used more in landscaping as dispenser units become more reliable and user-friendly. Fertigation is used to supplement nutrients or correct nutrient deficiencies discovered through plant tissue analysis. It is most commonly used on high-value crops such as vegetables, turf, fruit trees, and ornamentals.
Data Bridge Market Research analyses that the agricultural fertigation and chemigation market was valued at USD 55.4 billion in 2022 and is expected to reach the value of USD 95.19 billion by 2030, at a CAGR of 7.00% during the forecast period of 2022 to 2030. In addition to the insights on market scenarios such as market value, growth rate, segmentation, geographical coverage, and major players, the market reports curated by the Data Bridge Market Research also include in-depth expert analysis, geographically represented company-wise production and capacity, network layouts of distributors and partners, detailed and updated price trend analysis and deficit analysis of supply chain and demand.
Agricultural Fertigation and Chemigation Market Scope and Segmentation
2023 to 2030
2021 (Customizable to 2015-2020)
Revenue in USD Billion, Volumes in Units, Pricing in USD
Agricultural Input (Fertilizer, Insecticide, Fungicide, Herbicide, Others), Crop Type (Field Crops, Plantation Crops, Orchard Crops, Forage and Turf Grasses), Application (Agriculture Irrigation, Landscape Irrigation, Greenhouse Irrigation, Others), Irrigation System (Sprinkler Irrigation, Drip Irrigation, Others)
U.S., Canada and Mexico in North America, Germany, France, U.K., Netherlands, Switzerland, Belgium, Russia, Italy, Spain, Turkey, Rest of Europe in Europe, China, Japan, India, South Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Rest of Asia-Pacific (APAC) in the Asia-Pacific (APAC), Saudi Arabia, U.A.E., South Africa, Egypt, Israel, Rest of Middle East and Africa (MEA) as a part of Middle East and Africa (MEA), Brazil, Argentina and Rest of South America as part of South America
Market Players Covered
Valmont Industries, Inc. (U.S.), Jain Irrigation Systems Ltd. (India), Rivulis (Israel), Rain Bird Corporation (U.S.), Nelson Irrigation (U.S.), The Toro Company (U.S.), Lindsay Corporation (U.S.), NETAFIM (Israel), T-L Irrigation (U.S.), Samriddhi by Mahindra (India), Agriplast Protected Cultivation Private Limited. (India), General Treatment Products, Inc. (U.S.) among others
Fertigation is the practice of dissolving fertilizers in irrigation water and applying them directly to crops through the irrigation system. It enables precise control of nutrient delivery, enhancing nutrient efficiency and minimizing waste.chemigation involves distributing chemicals such as pesticides and herbicides through irrigation systems, ensuring uniform and efficient coverage across fields. This method reduces environmental impact and human exposure while optimizing pest and weed control. Both techniques are vital in modern agriculture, promoting resource efficiency and sustainable farming by delivering nutrients and chemicals directly to plant roots through irrigation systems, contributing to increased crop yields and reduced environmental impact.
Global Agricultural Fertigation and Chemigation Market Dynamics
- Rising Agricultural Fertigation and Chemigation to Reduce Nutrient Leaching Losses
Growing demand for the product as it aids in plant growth, yield, and crop quality, the rising population across the globe, and increasing preferences for agricultural fertigation and chemigation to reduce nutrient leaching losses are some of the factors that will likely drive the growth of the agricultural fertigation and chemigation market in the forecast period.
- Rising Demand due to the High Uniformity of Distribution throughout Crop Plant Systems
Fertigation and chemigation are also in high demand because they provide high distribution uniformity throughout crop plant systems. Fertigation and chemigation are more effective methods of increasing nitrogen use efficiency (NUE), crop productivity, and crop quality, preventing nutrient loss through leaching. The primary factor driving the fertigation and chemigation market growth is its widespread use in reducing the chemical leaching of crops, which is expected to significantly drive the fertigation and chemigation market during the forecast period.
- Increased Adoption of Precision Agriculture
Precision agriculture is on the rise, driven by the need to optimize resource use and improve crop yields. Fertigation and chemigation systems fit well within this framework, allowing for precise control and customization of nutrient and chemical applications. As more farmers embrace precision agriculture, the demand for these technologies is likely to grow.
- High Initial Investment and Technical Expertise
Implementing fertigation and chemigation systems can require a substantial upfront investment in equipment, technology, and infrastructure. This cost can be a barrier for smaller or resource-constrained farmers and Operating and maintaining these systems effectively demands technical knowledge and skills. Farmers may need training and support, which can be a challenge in regions with limited access to agricultural education and extension services.
- Infrastructure Limitations and Cost Constraints
In some regions, particularly in developing countries, the lack of proper irrigation infrastructure and reliable electricity supply can hinder the implementation of these technologies and the initial investment required for fertigation and chemigation systems can be high, which may deter small-scale and resource-constrained farmers from adopting these practices.
- In February 2022, Netafim USA, a subsidiary of Netafim Ltd., launched its new AlphaDiscTM filter a new filter designed to protect irrigation systems from clogging caused by organic contaminants
- In May 2021, Valmont Industries paid USD 300 million for Prospera Technologies (an Israeli crop analytics startup). They are primarily concerned with digitizing center pivot irrigation systems
- In February 2021, Rain Bird will release New Rain Bird Flow-Indicating Basket Filters making irrigation systems easier to install and maintain by combining flow measurement, filtration, and integrated pressure regulation in a single, compact solution
- In January 2019, Lindsay Corporation and Nutrien AG Solutions, the world's largest crop inputs and services provider, announced a collaboration to allow Nutrien AG Solutions and Lindsay's remote irrigation management and scheduling platform to work together
Impact and Current Market Scenario of Raw Material Shortage and Shipping Delays
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Global Agricultural Fertigation and Chemigation Market Scope
The agricultural fertigation and chemigation market is segmented on the basis of agricultural input, crop type, application, and irrigation system. The growth amongst these segments will help you analyze meagre growth segments in the industries and provide the users with a valuable market overview and market insights to help them make strategic decisions for identifying core market applications.
- Field Crops
- Plantation Crops
- Orchard Crops
- Turf Grasses
- Agriculture Irrigation
- Landscape Irrigation
- Greenhouse Irrigation
- Sprinkler Irrigation
- Drip Irrigation
Global Agricultural Fertigation and Chemigation Market Regional Analysis/Insights
The agricultural fertigation and chemigation market is analysed and market size insights and trends are provided by agricultural input, crop type, application and irrigation system as referenced above.
The countries covered in the agricultural fertigation and chemigation market report are U.S., Canada and Mexico in North America, Germany, France, U.K., Netherlands, Switzerland, Belgium, Russia, Italy, Spain, Turkey, Rest of Europe in Europe, China, Japan, India, South Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Rest of Asia-Pacific (APAC) in the Asia-Pacific (APAC), Saudi Arabia, U.A.E., South Africa, Egypt, Israel, Rest of Middle East and Africa (MEA) as a part of Middle East and Africa (MEA), Brazil, Argentina and Rest of South America as part of South America.
Europe dominates the agricultural fertigation and chemigation market due to rising demand for better crop quality, growing population, and rising awareness about the benefits of available methods. In contrast, Asia-Pacific is expected to grow during the forecast period due to rising demand for the method and technique in the region.
The country section of the report also provides individual market impacting factors and changes in market regulation that impact the current and future trends of the market. Data points such as down-stream and up-stream value chain analysis, technical trends and porter's five forces analysis, case studies are some of the pointers used to forecast the market scenario for individual countries. Also, the presence and availability of global brands and their challenges faced due to large or scarce competition from local and domestic brands, impact of domestic tariffs and trade routes are considered while providing forecast analysis of the country data.
Competitive Landscape and Global Agricultural Fertigation and Chemigation Market Share Analysis
The global agricultural fertigation and chemigation market competitive landscape provides details by competitor. Details included are company overview, company financials, revenue generated, market potential, investment in research and development, new market initiatives, global presence, production sites and facilities, production capacities, company strengths and weaknesses, product launch, product width and breadth, application dominance. The above data points provided are only related to the company's focus related to agricultural fertigation and chemigation market.
Some of the major players operating in the agricultural fertigation and chemigation market are:
- Valmont Industries, Inc. (U.S.)
- Jain Irrigation Systems Ltd. (India)
- Rivulis (Israel)
- Rain Bird Corporation (U.S.)
- Nelson Irrigation (U.S.)
- The Toro Company (U.S.)
- Lindsay Corporation (U.S.)
- NETAFIM (Israel)
- T-L Irrigation (U.S.)
- Samriddhi by Mahindra (India)
- Agriplast Protected Cultivation Private Limited. (India)
- General Treatment Products, Inc. (U.S.)