University of Delaware Irrigation Field Day

Wednesday, August 20, 2014    10:00 a.m..
University of Delaware
Warrington Irrigation Research Farm
Corners of Rt 5 and DE 290 Cool Spring Rd/Hurdle Ditch Rd.
4 miles south of Harbeson, DE
signs will be posted

The University of Delaware Irrigation Program invites farmers, industry and the general public to tour UD’s Warrington Irrigation Research Farm. UD Personnel will be sharing their latest irrigation research findings:

• Irrigated corn, wheat full season and double crop soybean irrigation research plots

• Experiences with subsurface drip irrigation for agronomic crops (SDI)

• Soil moisture monitoring as a tool to refine irrigation management

• Variable rate center pivot irrigation (VRI)

For more information contact: Karen Adams at 302-856-2585 ext. 540

Research Sponsored by: DNREC, Delaware Soybean Board, MD Grain Producers, NRCS and Vincent Farms