Benefits

CONVENIENT

Convenience benefits of the Cold Air Drain®.check markCUSTOMIZED SYSTEMS!
For each project area, a Computerized Frost Analysis is offered, thereby eliminating much of the guesswork and overspending that often accompanies the purchase of frost protection.
check markVIRTUALLY MAINTENANCE FREE!
This aesthetic, low profile unit is easily owner-installed and maintained.
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Shur Farms Cold Air Drain® is stand alone frost protection, or may be used in conjunction with water, wind machines, and heaters to enhance their benefits. The Cold Air Drain® is available in 3 sizes (covering approximately 2-16 acres) and has numerous power options (tractor PTO, gasoline engine, electric motor, temperature controlled auto-start).
red check markDOESN'T CAUSE DAMAGE!
Unlike wind machines and sprinklers, the Cold Air Drain® can be run all night without causing damage during a winter freeze or changing weather conditions. 
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Integrated forklift/tractor brackets provide complete portability for easy unloading and transporting in and out of the field.

COST-EFFECTIVE

Cost-effectiveness benefits of the Cold Air Drain®.check markLOW OPERATING COST!
Shur Farms Cold Air Drain® has the lowest operating costs of any active frost protection method. Most systems will have a 100% payback in the first year of operation.
red check markNO MAINTENANCE CONTRACTS!
The Cold Air Drain® is easily owner-maintained.
red check markMINIMIAL SITE PREP!
All Cold Air Drain® units are built on a metal skid and are freestanding. No cement pad is needed.
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The Cold air Drain® arrives almost fully assembled and is easily put in place using a standard forklift or tractor.
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The Cold Air Drain® evens out temperatures and bud break.

 

SUSTAINABLE

Sustainability benefits of the Cold Air Drain®.check markSAVES FUEL!
The Cold Air Drain® #1550 uses just approximately 1 gallon of fuel per hour.
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The Cold Air Drain® allows you to start frost protection irrigation systems later and turn off earlier, thereby saving water.
check markQUIET OPERATION!
Quiet enough to be used near residential areas, businesses, and roads. (Please see the Decibel Levels page for details.)
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Power units and fuel tanks are low emissions and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)-certified.
check markCOMMITTED TO MAKING THE BEST PRODUCT!
Ongoing research at the Shur Farms® facility and in the field is done to ensure quality products and services meet changing needs and regulations. Shur Farms Frost Protection® also works closely with growers, agricultural associations, academics, and government and nonprofit organizations to improve products, teach safe frost protection techniques, and help address local sustainability issues.

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