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    Alabama Corn: Irrigating at the Right Time, Rate Jun 21, 2022

    🕔Jun 21, 2022
    The current heat wave along with the dry spell occurring this week—which may extend through the next couple of weeks—might put corn fields at risk for yield losses if irrigation […]

    Alabama: Center Pivot Irrigation Systems – Common Operating Problems Jul 9, 2021

    🕔Jul 9, 2021
    Center pivot irrigation (CPI) is steadily becoming the most popular irrigation technology throughout Alabama and the Southeast. A CPI system is comprised of a pump, a series of lateral pipes that are supported […]

    Alabama: Operation, Maintenance Problems of Center Pivot Irrigation May 28, 2021

    🕔May 28, 2021
    As more center pivot irrigation systems are used in the southeast, farmers and consultants must be able to identify their most common maintenance and operation problems to avoid crop yield […]

    Prevent Potential Yield Losses with Proper Planter Settings Mar 25, 2020

    🕔Mar 25, 2020
    Sowing is one of the most important practices in the crop production process. The fundamental purpose of sowing is to place seeds at an optimum soil depth for the best […]

    Alabama: Precision Ag Workshop, Birmingham, July 30 Jul 17, 2019

    🕔Jul 17, 2019
    The Alabama Cooperative Extension System precision agriculture team invites Alabama producers and crop consultants to attend a precision ag field day July 30 at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens. Participants will […]

    Alabama: Precision Ag Field Day, Birmingham, July 30 Jul 5, 2019

    🕔Jul 5, 2019
    The Alabama Cooperative Extension System precision agriculture team invites Alabama producers and crop consultants to attend a precision ag field day July 30 at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens. Participants will […]

    Alabama: Buying into Center Pivot Irrigation – 3 Scenarios Apr 9, 2019

    🕔Apr 9, 2019
    Decisions on whether to invest in irrigation equipment are tough to make, but irrigation can mitigate one of the largest risks in crop production. Irrigation investment and operating costs vary […]

    Alabama: 2 Irrigation Workshops, Jan. 22, 23 Jan 17, 2019

    🕔Jan 17, 2019
    Some Alabama producers will soon have the opportunity to add irrigation systems to their farms thanks to funding from the new Alabama Irrigation Initiative. The initiative will provide cost-share funding […]

    Alabama: Comprehensive Precision Ag Workshop Set For January 18 Dec 26, 2017

    🕔Dec 26, 2017
    Agricultural technologies are evolving, and producers are evolving alongside. The days of horse and buggy are a thing of the past as farmers seek to be more productive and sustainable […]

    Alabama Weather: La Niña May Bring Unseasonably Warm Winter Dec 4, 2017

    🕔Dec 4, 2017
    The El Niño weather event of 2015-2016 brought drought and other agricultural hardships to the southern United States. Dr. Brenda Ortiz, an Alabama Cooperative Extension System scientist, said a La Nina phase […]

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