Public Events

TAWC Cotton Irrigation Short Course

TAWC will be hosting a series of 0ne-hour long cotton irrigation meetings through March 2014. These meetings are designed to provide producers timely cotton irrigation information and allow them the opportunity to learn how to use the TAWC online tools and ask experts in the field questions they have going into this upcoming growing season. Please contact samantha.borgstedt@ttu.edu or 806-789-4177 for more information.

Presentations from April 8 Meeting:

Scheduling Cotton Irrigation (60% PET) - Bob Glodt

Presentations from April 1 Meeting:

TAWC Research Findings - Rick Kellison

Cotton Irrigation Information - Dr. Dan Krieg

Presentations from March 18 Meeting:

2014 Pre-Plant and Early Irrigation Strategies - Jim Bordovsky

Presentations from March 11 Meeting:

Irrigating by the Numbers and Understanding the Parameters - Bob Glodt

Cotton Water Supply & Demand - Dr. Dan Krieg

 

High Plains Crop Consultants Annual Meeting

TAWC will be participating in this year's HPCC Annual Meeting to be held on Tuesday March 4, 2014, at the Scottish Right Learning Center in Lubbock, Texas.

Presentations Made:

Water Supply & Demand -Dr. Dan Krieg

Texas Alliance for Water Conservation - Rick Kellison

High Plains Water District Update - Jason Coleman and James Powell

Understanding Moisture Probe Data - Brady Hinson

Cotton Production in a Changing Environment - Bill Robertson

 

Texas Cotton Ginners' Association Trade Show

TAWC will have our booth set up at the 2014 Texas Cotton Ginners' Trade Show to be held Thursday and Friday April 3-4, 2014, at the Civic Center in Lubbock, Texas. For more information on this year's show Click Here.

 

High Plains Irrigation Conference

TAWC will have booth at the HPIC Conference taking place on January 16, 2014, from 8:30am to 4:30pm at the Amarillo Civic Center in Amarillo, Texas. For more information please Click Here.

 

Amarillo Farm & Ranch Show

Come by and visit our TAWC booth at the 2013 Amarillo Farm and Ranch Show taking place December 3-5, 2013 at the Amarillo Civic Center. For more information on this year's show Click Here.

 

TAWC Field Talk

TAWC Field Talk will feature producers, irrigation technology and research experts, and Texas AgriLife county extension agents. It will be aired weekly from October through April on 900AM KFLP (Floydada-Lubbock) and 800AM KDDD (Dumas-Amarillo). Click Here to Listen Live

 

Grass Trial Turnrow Meeting

Join us Thursday, October 10, 2013 10:00 AM-12:00 PM. 2.5 miles S. of Lockney on hwy 378 on Eddie Teeter's farm. Dr. Calvin Trostle will be discussing 12 perennial grasses and their stand persistence since 2006 establishment. Click here for details.

 

TAWC 2013 Summer Field Day

This year's Summer Field Day will take place on Thursday, August 15, 2013, at the Floyd County Unity Center in Muncy, Texas. We will have a great line-up of expert speakers and presentations as well as visit TAWC Field Sites where you will be able to see irrigation technologies and management strategies in action and visit with the technology reps and the producers that farm the sites.

Agenda

Press Release

Videos of Presentations

 

TAWC 2013 Field Walks

The TAWC will hold a series of Field Walks throughout the 2013 growing season to observe and discuss the crop progress and irrigation usage on several project fields. These walks will be a great time for producers to hear what others are doing to best manage their water and participate in question and answer conversation with other farmers and researchers. Our next Field Walk will be held on September 4, 2.4 miles south of Lockney on HWY 378 at Eddie Teeter's farm, TAWC site 21. We will be looking at irrigation managment stratagies and crop progress of corn, cotton and grain sorghum and several brands of irrigation management technologies.

 

Water District Meetings

For upcoming meetings of the High Plains Underground Water Conservation District No.1, please click here.