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Upper Colorado River Basin Groundwater Recharge – A Climate Change Balancing Act

Upper Colorado River Basin Groundwater Recharge – A Climate Change Balancing Act

👤From a Press Release 🕔Aug 16, 2016

Future increases in precipitation in the Upper Colorado River Basin may increase groundwater recharge, offsetting reductions that would result from increased temperatures, according to a recent study by the U.S. Geological Survey and Bureau of Reclamation. The Colorado River provides

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Arizona Cotton: Drip Irrigation Pioneer Wuertz Honored By Ag Engineer Society

Arizona Cotton: Drip Irrigation Pioneer Wuertz Honored By Ag Engineer Society

👤From a press release 🕔Jul 22, 2016

Arizona cotton farmer Howard Wuertzhas been named the recipient of the third annual Netafim Award for Advancement in Microirrigation. Wuertz is the managing partner of Sundance Farms in Coolidge, Arizona, and has “made significant contributions toward the utilization and adaptation

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Arizona: Crop Conditions Mixed, Alfalfa Harvesting Near Complete – USDA

Arizona: Crop Conditions Mixed, Alfalfa Harvesting Near Complete – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔May 5, 2015

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 3, 2015. AGRICULTURAL SUMMARY: Alfalfa conditions were mostly good to excellent, depending on location. Harvesting occurred on about 83 percent of the alfalfa acreage across the State. Barley conditions were mostly

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Arizona: Cotton Price-Risk Management Seminar, Maricopa, May 19

Arizona: Cotton Price-Risk Management Seminar, Maricopa, May 19

🕔Apr 28, 2015

On Tuesday May 19,  Cotton Incorporated will be hosting a free seminar on “Market-Based Strategies for How to Manage Your Price Risk” for cotton farmers. It will be held at the Maricopa Agricultural Center at 37860 W. Smith-Enke Road, Maricopa, Arizona, and lunch will

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Arizona: Majority of Grains Fair Well, Alfalfa Harvested – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 28, 2015

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 26, 2015.   AGRICULTURAL SUMMARY: Alfalfa conditions were fair to excellent, depending on location. Harvesting occurred on about 85 percent of the alfalfa acreage across the State. Barley conditions were mostly fair

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Arizona: Wheat Conditions Vary Widely Across the State – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 21, 2015

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 19, 2015. AGRICULTURAL SUMMARY: Alfalfa conditions were fair to excellent, depending on location. Harvesting occurred on over three-fourths of the alfalfa acreage across the State. Barley conditions were mostly fair to

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Arizona: Alfalfa, Wheat in Mostly Good Condition – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 14, 2015

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 12, 2015. Alfalfa conditions were mostly fair to excellent, depending on location. Harvesting occurred on over three-fourths of the alfalfa acreage across the State. Barley conditions were mostly fair to good

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Drought Monitor: West Still Dry and Unusually Warm

👤By Brian Fuchs, National Drought Mitigation Center 🕔Feb 9, 2015

Consistent with what has been all too common over the west, temperatures were again well above normal for the week. The greatest departures from normal were over Wyoming, Colorado, Utah, and Nevada, where temperatures were 9-12 degrees Fahrenheit above normal

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Arizona Cotton: Harvest Nears Finish Line Slightly Ahead Of Average

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 29, 2014

Cotton harvesting was complete on 95 percent of the acreage, slightly ahead of last year and the 5-year average.  Alfalfa conditions were mostly fair to excellent, depending on location. Harvesting occurred on three-fourths of the alfalfa acreage across the state. 

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Arizona: Mild Weather Continues to Speed Along Harvest – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 1, 2014

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 30, 2014. Field Crops The cotton crop was 95 percent defoliated, 36 and 35 percentage points ahead of last year and the 5-year average, respectively. Cotton harvesting was complete on 75

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