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Water Management Program

Field Day Dates for the Water Technology Farms Set

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Learn from local producers, irrigation companies, soil water sensor dealers and other entities about improving irrigation water use!

August 11, 2017
9:00 a.m.          NEW DATE!

Circle C Farms Water Technology Farm Field Day will be held at the Garden City Coop NH3 Plant in Scott County. It is 8 mi East of Highway 83 (or 8 mi West of Healy), then 1 mi North at Taos Rd. (Early lunch provided, NO RSVP needed) flyer
August 11, 2017
2:00 p.m.
Hatcher Land & Cattle Water Technology Farm Field Day - along HWY 83 Liberal, Kansas flyer
August 14, 2017
2:00 p.m.
WaterPACK/ ILS Water Technology Farm Field Day - 80th Ave C Rd., Larned, Kansas flyer
August 15, 2017
10:00 a.m.
T & O Farms Water Technology Farm Field Day - 12583 S. Stone Rd., Garden City, Kansas (Lunch provided, RSVP needed by Aug. 11th) flyer
August 21, 2017
10:00 a.m.
Northwest Kansas Technical College Water Technology Farm Field Day - NWKTC Precision Agriculture Technology Building, Goodland, Kansas
August 31, 2017
9:00 a.m.
Roth/Garden City Company Water Technology Farm Field Day - West of Garden City (corner of Ritchel and Lowe Roads)

See a preview of the Water Tech Farms from above, courtesy of TerrAvion

The username and password are as follows: kswatertechfarm@gmail.com  farm123

 

 

A Must See for Producers and Managers Thinking About Soil Water Sensors


 

Current Projects:

Soil Moisture Sensors

Soil Moisture Sensors Study

Water Technology Farms (KWO Website)

        Willis T&O

        Dwane Roth & The Garden City Company (video courtesy of Garden City Coop)

      WaterPACK and ILS Farm

        WaterPACK & ILS Technology Farm

 

Mobile Drip Irrigation

 

 

Ogallala Water CAP

Water Quality Assessment of Ogallala Aquifer 

      Download Project Summary for details

 Online Tools for Water Management

      NEW Online!    Crop Water Allocator      KanSched 3

 


ET Information


Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering

Irrigation and Water Management Resources


Recorded presentation on Crop Water Allocator during the "Managing Extended and Extreme Drought on the Farm and Ranch" workshop on January 9, 2014 at Garden City, KS (click here to view)

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Contact Information

 

Dr. Jonathan Aguilar

Dr. Jonathan Aguilar
4500 E. Mary Street
Garden City KS 67846-9132
Phone: 620-275-9164
Fax: 620-276-6028
E-mail: jaguilar@ksu.edu

 

 Kent Shaw

Kent Shaw
Extension Assistant/MIL Project Coordinator
4500 E. Mary Street
Garden City KS 67846-9132
Phone: 620-275-9164
Fax: 620-276-6028
E-mail: lkshaw@ksu.edu