More than a billion feet of ADS corrugated polyethylene pipe have been installed in American farmlands for field drainage, soil moisture control, and stock ponds. There is even a specially perforated pipe series for grain aeration. Farmers choose polyethylene for its ruggedness in all temperatures, easy installation, low cost, and long service life.
Applications within this Market
- Field Drainage
Properly drained fields resist flooding, yielding more and better crops.
- Ag Mains
ADS offers perforated, solid single-wall corrugated pipe, and smooth interior N-12 pipe to create an ag main that fits your needs.
- Grain Aeration
Grain-Aire pipe costs less than other aeration materials. Its light weight and flexibility make it easier and less expensive to install.
- Agricultural Irrigation/Drainage
By installing the ADS Irri-Drain? system, farmers gain better control of the moisture in their fields, yielding more healthy crops.
- Animal Feed Operations
ADS manufactures smooth interior N-12 pipe that allows for an efficient transfer of animal effluent, enhancing animal feed operations.
ADS Pressure Pipes are flexible and durable, making them ideal for a variety of applications.
ADS Agriculture Products
Feeding the nation and the world, the American farmer has relied on drainage pipe to maximize land efficiency. Since introducing corrugated pipe to the United States in 1966, ADS has led the industry in providing quality pipe, fittings and other accessories to improve the effectiveness.
Since introducing corrugated dual wall pipe in 1986, N-12 pipe has become accepted across the nation as a superior alternative to reinforced concrete pipe and corrugated steel storm sewer pipe. Available in 4”-60” diameters, N-12 pipe offers superior hydraulics combined with corrosion and abrasion resistance, to provide a strong durable choice for storm water management. N-12 pipe is also used in grain aeration and in animal feed operations for waste removal.
ADS offers a wide variety of specialty fittings and accessories to assist in agricultural water management. Such items include molded and fabricated tees, wyes, elbows and caps. Specialty items include Hickenbottom risers, geotextiles and grates.
- Nyloplast Drainage Structures
Constructed from heavy duty PVC, Nyloplast structures are the exceptional choice over heavy and cumbersome concrete manholes and drain basins. Drain basins, curb inlets, and inline drains are all easily installed with minimum equipment and manpower. Capable of handling H-20 loads, Nyloplast structures provide a watertight seal with excellent economics.
ADS offers a variety of products to prevent siltation and to keep debris and animals from entering your drainage systems.
- Single Wall
Our perforated and non-perforated single wall pipe, in 3”-24” diameters are ideal for drainage plans where flexibility, light-weight durability and economics are key to the overall success of the project. Smaller diameter pipe, available in coils up to 2500 feet, is predominantly used for field drainage. Larger diameters, available in 20 foot lengths, are used primarily for mains and culverts. Other applications include grain aeration and animal feed operations for waste removal.
- MEGA GREEN
Offering a minimum recycled content of 40%, ADS MEGA GREEN HDPE pipe is the developer's and designer's choice for "green projects", helping you meet LEED requirements.
- ADS PolyFlex
ADS offers products for the Water Service, Agriculture, Landscape Irrigation and Potable Water Service Markets.