Educational DocumentIrrigation scheduling, a key element of proper water management, is the accurate forecasting of water application (amount and timing) for optimal crop production (yield and fruit quality). The goal is to apply the correct amount of water at the right time to minimize irrigation costs and maximize crop production and economic return.
Online ResourceWSU Extension publications providing information on irrigation and water. Some examples of these are center pivot info, chemigation/fertigation assistance and crop irrigation charts.
OSU Extension CatalogThis publication is part of the Living on the Land series. It provides concise information on how to legally use water that flows through, under, or by your property. Use the button below to download this publication as a PDF. Listen to the Living on the Land podcast series on iTunesU. Or use the...
OSU Extension CatalogFocuses on analyses used for typical agricultural irrigation water sources. Discusses sampling procedures, analyses to perform, and hazards from salts, individual nutrients, pH, sodium, carbonates, and lime. Includes numerous examples and reference tables.
OSU Extension CatalogExplains water-quality issues related to excess phosphorus in surface waters. Provides specific ways for homeowners, commercial property managers, irrigated row crop growers, dryland farmers, ranchers, and confined animal feeding operators to reduce phosphorus loss to surface waters.