New NOAA Drought Monitoring Tool: Evaporative Demand Drought Index (EDDI)
Can offer early warning of agricultural drought, hydrologic drought & fire-weather risk

New report uncovers five hallmarks of successful groundwater management
The Future of Groundwater in California
Environmental Defense Fund
Daugherty Water for Food Global Institute

Rio Grande Valley Agricultural Water Conservation Survey
For Ag Producers and Irrigation District Managers
Requested for development of future Rio Grande Water Conservation Plan

Advancing Colorado’s Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency (ACRE3) Program
Colorado Pressurized Irrigation Small Hydropower Partnership Project
Colorado Department of Agriculture ; USDA NRCS – Colorado

Alternative Agricultural Water Transfer Methods Grants (Colorado)
Eligibility: Any private/public entity that can 1) contract with state, & 2) establish need for project
Colorado Water Conservation Board

Current U.S. Drought Monitor 
National Drought Mitigation Center

USDA NRCS Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP)
Voluntary conservation program that helps agricultural producers in a manner that promotes agricultural production and environmental quality as compatible goals.
NRCS processes applications on a continuous basis, but each state may establish deadlines for 1 or more application periods. Visit website for state deadlines.

Expanded water management tools for California agriculture
California Roundtable on Water and Food Supply
Ag Innovations Network