Nebraska Continues To See Modest Groundwater Decline

🕔Mar 19, 2018Unlike parts of Colorado and Kansas, Nebraska isn’t in danger of running out of groundwater from the High Plains Aquifer anytime soon. But the largest source of usable water in […]

Mississippi Soybeans: Deep Tillage and Irrigation – How Do They Mesh?

🕔Mar 12, 2018It is an accepted fact that irrigation of the Midsouth’s soybean crop is a major reason that yields in the region over the last 5 years have been record-setting. It is now […]

Mississippi Irrigation: Using Soil Moisture Sensors to Schedule Irrigation

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🕔Mar 12, 2018It is early March, and time to think about preparing for the 2018 irrigation season. Below are short summaries of and links to information about activities that should be placed […]

Mississippi Soybeans: Flood vs Furrow Irrigation Cost

🕔Mar 7, 2018During the summer of 2016 and 2017, sixteen Delta farms were chosen to participate in a study to compare the water use and yield of furrow and flood irrigated soybean […]

Large-Scale Irrigation Reduces Local Precipitation, says Nebraska Researcher

🕔Mar 5, 2018A University of Nebraska-Lincoln researcher has shown that widespread irrigation has resulted in a net moisture loss in Nebraska, a finding that could have worldwide water conservation implications if substantiated […]

Arkansas: 9 Upcoming Water Management Schools

🕔Feb 27, 2018Producers getting ready for 2018 row crop growing season have plenty of opportunities to sharpen their water management skills through schools being offered by the University of Arkansas System Division […]

Mississippi: Time to Check Irrigation Sensors

🕔Feb 23, 2018Considering the 6 plus inches of rain we had the last 24 hours, irrigation is the last thing on most folks minds.  While we have some time around the shop […]

Georgia: Irrigation Systems – Now’s the Time for Inspections

🕔Feb 21, 2018To avoid disaster due to subfreezing winter temperatures, leaky pipes and uninvited rodents, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension irrigation specialist Wes Porter recommends that Georgia growers inspect their irrigation systems […]

Mississippi: 2 Water Management Field Days, March 6, 7

🕔Feb 15, 2018Agricultural professionals, educators and service providers are invited to attend a training session on irrigation, water management and related technologies. Two identical sessions will be offered. The first is March […]

Oklahoma Irrigation Conference, Weatherford, March 8

🕔Jan 30, 2018Five Irrigation Association continuing education units and 4.5 Certified Crop Advisor continuing education units are being offered to certified professionals attending the March 8 Oklahoma Irrigation Conference in Weatherford. “Certified […]

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