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UNL Extension Publications on Irrigation of Agricultural Crops
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Irrigation Management and Crop Characteristics of Alfalfa, G1778
Alfalfa is relatively drought-tolerant, but irrigation makes it possible to grow high-quality alfalfa in Nebraska .
Irrigation Management for Corn, G1850
Discusses corn irrigation management strategy options and objectives.
Irrigated Production of Warm-Season Grass Seed in the High Plains, G1531
Provides information to help producers successfully incorporate warm-season grass seed production into irrigated crop rotations to achieve maximum profit potential.
Perennial Forages for Irrigated Pasture, G1502
Plant traits and selection guide for perennial forages for irrigated pasture in Nebraska , including information on recommended mixtures and species characteristics.
Irrigating Soybean, G1367
Proper irrigation management is critical to optimize both yields and irrigation water resources. Irrigated soybean production in Nebraska encompasses a region with diverse soils and climate and different irrigation management strategies. This NebGuide details irrigation
Producing Irrigated Winter Wheat, EC731
Provides production information for growing winter wheat under irrigation.