TITLE

Managing dwindling water resources presents challenge to west Texas ag

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;3/11/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 8, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that water supply is declining in Texas as management of such resource is being led by the Texas Alliance for Water Conservation (TAWC). Darren Hudson of Texas Tech University states that farmers must consider if the benefits of policy or management change for water will outweigh the costs. Hudson adds that using less and reducing production or over applying in relation to other input costs are risk factors in water use.
ACCESSION #
48878564

 

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