Arkansas: Flooded Wells Could Mean Contaminated Water Supply

🕔Feb 28, 2018When flooding submerges wellheads, there’s a good chance the well water supply has been contaminated, said Mike Daniels, water quality specialist for the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture. […]

Arkansas: Cover Crops, Weeds, Insects, Row Rice Were Hot Topics at Conference

🕔Jan 22, 2018Hundreds of growers, consultants and other agriculture industry professionals gathered last week in North Little Rock to learn about the latest research and findings in soil health, pest management and […]

Minnesota: Nutrient Management Courses Scheduled for Feb. 6 and Feb 20

🕔Dec 20, 2017Farmers, agronomists and other ag professionals with an interest in nutrient management and water issues are encouraged to attend upcoming conferences showcasing the latest research on fertilizer and manure management, […]

Nitrogen Utilization Directly Affects Groundwater Quality, Says Study

🕔Sep 26, 2017Nitrogen surplus from agriculture has a clear effect on the nitrogen status of the groundwater, according to 70 years of Danish measurement data. A 70 years time-series of monitoring data […]

New System Could Remove 2 Water Pollutants from Ag Fields

🕔Aug 1, 2017Algae blooms in the Gulf of Mexico use up the majority of the oxygen in the water, leading to massive “dead zones” that cannot support fish or other wildlife. The […]

Arkansas Water Resources Conference, Fayetteville, July 25-26

🕔Jul 10, 2017Agricultural uses of water will be a central topic of discussion at this year’s Arkansas Water Resources Center conference. The theme for year’s conference, scheduled for July 25-26 in Fayetteville, […]

Florida: UF Water Institute Gets $5Mln Grant to Aid Ag, Environment

🕔Jun 27, 2017The University of Florida Water Institute has received a $5 million, five- year grant to promote water security for the region’s farmers, foresters and the environment. The Water Institute, a […]

Iowa: Plan to Attend Nitrogen and Water Week June 27-29

🕔Jun 20, 2017Consider attending one of the Nitrogen and Water Week field days next week – June 27 to 29. Our focus of these meetings is to have attendees ‘kick the tires’ […]

Texas: USDA Grant to Help with Water, Ag Challenges in Rio Grande Basin

🕔Jun 16, 2017A team of researchers representing various Texas A&M entities and the New Mexico Water Resources Institute has been awarded a $5 million four-year grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s […]

Water on the Farm: $5Mln Grant to Create Supply and Quality Model

🕔May 23, 2017A group of institutions led by Penn State has received nearly $2.2 million for the first year of a planned four-year, $5 million project aimed at developing a model for […]

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