Growers rely on pesticides, but they can be harmful if they escape the farm. Here are some ways to ensure you are a good steward and a good grower.
Though very much-needed, technological solutions must be cost-effective and industry appropriate.
Pressure management is key to successfully operating drip systems because getting the pressure right will assure that you are getting the water right.
Water quality regulations in many regions of California now require farmers to report the amount of nitrogen fertilizer they apply to their fields and the nitrate concentration of their irrigation water.
In the West, growers are often concerned about whether they will have access to a sufficient quantity of […]
Implementing short- and long-term strategies can help farming operations during drought years.
Improving irrigation management practices provides big payoff for growers in terms of water conservation.