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Our mission is to conserve water and soil for future generations by collaborating to identify those agricultural production practices and technologies that, when integrated across farms and landscapes, will reduce the depletion of ground water while maintaining or improving agricultural production and economic opportunities.

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7th Annual TAWC Water College

January 20, 2022

Lubbock Memorial Civic Center

Lubbock, TX

Sponsorship and Booth Registration Form

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16th Annual TAWC Field Day Meeting

TAWC will host its 2021 Field Day on Thursday, August 19, at the Fibermax Center of Discovery in Lubbock, Texas. This year's field day will focus on soil and water management; cover crops for row crops and cattle grazing; carbon markets; upcoming weather patterns; and legislative updates. Video and still shots of TAWC field sites will be displayed for discussion. The event will take place from 9:00am to 2:00pm, is free of charge, and lunch will be included.

AGENDA

Carbon Credits and Markets for
Agriculture: Considerations for Producers
Darren Hudson, Combest Endowed Chair, Texas Tech
University

Measuring, Reporting and Verifying Soil
Carbon
Katie Lewis, Associate Professor of Soil Chemistry and
Fertility, Plant and Soil Science, Texas Tech University
Texas A&M AgriLife Research – Lubbock, TX

The Current Status of Washington DC
and Federal Policy
Kody Bessent, Chief Executive Officer, Plains Cotton
Growers

Cover Crops for Cowboys
Jeff Miller, Owner, ForeFront Agronomy

Weather Outlook: What can we expect in
the months ahead?
Jody James, Meteorologist, National Weather Service,
Lubbock, TX

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