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Irrigation Conference

2011 Irrigation Energy Field Day
Thursday, July 28, 2011

7:30 am Registration
8:00 Tour One
Phaucet, Surge Irrigation: John Hester, USDA-NRCS - Dexter, MO
Pump Efficiency: Dr. Joe Henggeler, University of Missouri - Portageville, MO

Tour Two
Weather Station Network for Irrigation Scheduling, Dr. Pat Guinan, University of Missouri - Columbia, MO
Pivot Rice: Dr. Gene Stevens, University of Missouri - Portageville, MO
Pivot Re-nozzling: Scott Harn, Nelson Irrigation

Inside Presentation
Funding Opportunities for Energy: Dr. Van Ayers, University of Missouri Extension - Bloomfield, MO. USDA-NRCS.
8:30 Inside Presentation
Guidelines for Irrigating with Poly-Pipe: Phil Tacker, Delta Plastics
9:00 Tour One and Tour Two begin

Inside Presentation
Irrigation System Troubleshooting and Safety: Dr. Earl Vories, USDA-ARS, Portageville, MO
9:30 Inside Presentation
Use of Irrigation Scheduling Sensors: Dr. Ed Barnes, Cotton Inc. & Xavier Peres, Black Gold Potato
10:00 Tour One and Tour Two

Inside Presentation
Funding Opportunities for Energy: Dr. Van Ayers, University of Missouri Extension - Bloomfield, MO. USDA-NRCS.
10:30 Inside Presentation
Guidelines for Irrigating with Poly-Pipe: Phil Tacker, Delta Plastics
11:00 Tours End

Inside Presentation
Irrigation System Troubleshooting and Safety: Dr. Earl Vories, USDA-ARS, Portageville, MO
11:30 Lunch Begins

Inside Presentation
Use of Irrigation Scheduling Sensors: Dr. Ed Barnes, Cotton Inc. & Xavier Peries, Black Gold Potato
1:00 pm Field Day Ends

Exhibitors


This field day is provided through Energize Missouri Agriculture with a grant from the Federal American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. University of Missouri Extension is an equal opportunity institution.

Sponsors

Questions or comments about this website? Please contact Joe Henggeler via e-mail: HenggelerJ@missouri.edu or phone (573)-379-5431; University of Missouri Delta Center, Portageville, MO 63873

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