Nebraska Irrigation, Part 3: In-Canopy vs. Above-Canopy Sprinklers

🕔Apr 9, 2018The best height for sprinkler devices relative to crop height has been debated for some time and has recently resurfaced. Some have decided to reposition devices at the truss rod […]

Mississippi: RISER Irrigation Program Results Positive

🕔Apr 6, 2018The Row-Crop Irrigation Science and Extension Research (RISER) was developed as a science based approach to evaluating irrigation Best Management Practices here in the Delta. The RISER program is designed […]

Nebraska Irrigation: In-Canopy vs. Above-Canopy Sprinkers

🕔Apr 4, 2018Sprinkler Package Design Sprinkler packages should be designed to apply irrigation water uniformly and efficiently while continuing to be feasible. The design must account for characteristics of the specific pivot, […]

Arkansas: U of A Hosts ‘Most Crop Per Drop’ Irrigation Contest

🕔Apr 3, 2018Are you the Arkansas rice, soy or corn producer who can get the most crop per drop? Find out by entering the 2018 Arkansas Rice and Row Crop Irrigation Yield […]

Mississippi: Alliance Field Day, Piney Woods, April 20

🕔Apr 2, 2018Mississippi producers will receive training on irrigation practices during an April 20 field day. The Alliance of Sustainable Farms will hold its Drip Irrigation and Plastic Mulch Laying field day on the […]

Nebraska Irrigation: In-Canopy vs. Above-Canopy – Which One Do You Need?

🕔Mar 27, 2018Selecting the proper sprinkler package for a center-pivot or lateral-move irrigation system is essential to efficient operation. New pivots that have the latest control options but a poorly designed sprinkler […]

Nebraska: New Center Pivot Handbook is a Comprehensive Guide

🕔Mar 27, 2018Is your center pivot irrigation system performing as efficiently as it should be? Are you getting optimal crop yield for the amount of water applied? What steps can you take […]

Mississippi Rice: Understanding Furrow Irrigation Yield Reduction

🕔Mar 22, 2018Data from “on farm” trials are helping MSU Researchers understand some of the yield perimeters associated with furrow irrigated rice. If you ask experienced furrow irrigated rice producers one thing […]

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 […]

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