August 17, 2012 UNL CropWatch - Index of Stories

August 17, 2012 UNL CropWatch - Index of Stories

Concentric irrigation rings

Irrigation Inefficiencies

Problems with water distribution from center pivot irrigation systems are more visible this year under extreme drought conditions. Research shows fixing these problems can save 20-40 bu/ac.  More

 

Gearing up for Harvest

Scott and Richard Block of Lancaster County tested their combine in the field late this week before taking it back to the shop to make some changets. Harvesting droughty crops will require some combine adjustments this year. (Photo by Nick ManesMore

 

 Combine

August 17, 2012

Drought

Corn Production

Forage and Silage Production

Irrigation Management

Crop Reports

IANR & Extension Programs & Resources

On this week's Market Journal Gary Zoubek, UNL Extension educator, offers tips on scheduling the final irrigation application of the season.