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Strategies to Increase Crop Water Use Efficiency during Drought Conditions

February 17, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join OSU Extension Service and HDFFA for a workshop on strategies to increase crop water use efficiency during drought conditions.

This workshop will include hands-on activities that will help farmers learn about water holding capacity, irrigation water output, estimating irrigation needs based on ET and/or Agrimet data, irrigation scheduling, soil moisture monitoring and more.

Topics will include:

  1. Understanding your soil
  2. Understanding your crop water needs
  3. Understanding your irrigation system
  4. Understanding your water quality

Presenters include:

  • Maria Zamora Re – OSU Extension Irrigation Specialist
  • Abigail Tomasek – OSU Extension Water Quality Specialist
  • Todd Peplin – Programs Lead, Deschutes SWCD
  • Stephanie Payne – Small Farms and Organic Specialist, USDA

Refreshments will be provided during the workshop.

The workshop is free for partners of the High Desert Food & Farm Alliance and $15 for non-partners.

Masks and social distancing will be required for all attendees.

Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/strategies-to-increase-crop-water-use-efficiency-during-drought-conditions-tickets-247541813227


Oregon State Extension
High Desert Food & Farm Alliance


Deschutes County Extension Office in Redmond
3800 SW Airport Way, Bldg 4
Redmond, OR United States
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