Alabama: 2 Irrigation Workshops, Jan. 22, 23

🕔Jan 17, 2019Some 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 […]

Southwest Alabama-Northwest Florida Row Crops Expo, Bay Minette AL, Feb. 21

🕔Jan 17, 2019The 2019 Southwest Alabama-Northwest Florida Row Crops Expo will get underway on February 21 at the John F. Rhodes Civic Center, 301 D’Olive Street, Bay Minette Alabama. The free event […]

Arkansas: 3 Upcoming Irrigation/Water Management Schools Planned

🕔Jan 8, 2019Arkansas crop producers who want to get a better handle on their water use in the 2019 growing season will have several opportunities through a series of irrigation/water management schools. […]

Minnesota: Soil-Water Basics for Irrigation Scheduling

🕔Jan 4, 2019During the past few years, irrigated agriculture has increased significantly in Minnesota. Most of the irrigation in the state happens in the glacial outwash region where irrigation makes this region […]

Ag Production from High Plains Aquifer Worth Over $3Bln Annually

🕔Nov 28, 2018Editor’s Note:  Click on source link at the end of article to view illustrated table. Recent research has shown that the extra agricultural production from irrigation across the High Plains […]

Corn: Breeding Traits to Improve Water Use Efficiency

🕔Nov 19, 2018With approximately 80 percent of our nation’s water supply going towards agriculture, it’s fair to say it takes a lot of water to grow crops. In a climate with less predictable […]

Nebraska: Panhandle Center Tests New Subsurface Drip Irrigation System

🕔Nov 5, 2018A state-of-the-art subsurface drip irrigation (SDI) system has been installed at the Panhandle Research and Extension Center to provide for research and demonstration opportunities. The installation was made possible with […]

Arkansas Researchers Work to Recycle Ag Water, Recover Nutrients

🕔Oct 25, 2018University of Arkansas chemical engineering faculty are leading efforts to develop systems to help farmers recycle water and recover nutrients that can be used as fertilizer. The research is being […]

Alabama: Irrigation Cost-Share Program Meeting, Belle Mina, Oct. 22

🕔Oct 19, 2018There will be a meeting on Tuesday, October 23 at 5 pm at Belle Mina (Tennessee Valley Research and Extension Center) on the cost-share programs (federal grants) to increase irrigation in Alabama. […]

Water Management: Researchers Use Radar to Determine Soil Moisture

🕔Oct 17, 2018Ground penetrating radar isn’t something from the latest sci-fi movie. It’s actually a tool used by soil scientists to measure the amount of moisture in soil quickly and easily. As […]

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