Workshop Explores Converting Irrigated Land To Dryland

Workshop Explores Converting Irrigated Land To Dryland

February 2008

A Feb. 27 workshop in Wray, Colorado will explore the conversion of irrigated farmland to rainfed farmland. Speakers with research and practical experience on reclaiming lands will share insights on some of the obstacles and how to overcome them.

This workshop will be held at the Senior Center at the intersection of 7th and Grant streets. Registration, coffee, and rolls will begin at 9:30 am with the workshop held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Ample time will be available to discuss experiences and ask questions.

There is no registration fee; however, lunch registrations are needed by Wednesday, February 20. Please call 332-3173 ext. 3 or email julie.elliott@co.usda.gov.

This workshop is sponsored by the Yuma County Conservation District, Natural Resources Conservation Service and Colorado State University.

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