Conference Proceedings Archive

Red Bridge Water Reuse Project

The Strawberry High Line Canal Company (SHLCC) recently completed the Red Bridge Water Reuse Project. The project developed approximately 10 cfs of an underutilized water supply in Spring Creek, near Payson, Utah. The water is primarily return flow from
the United States Bureau of Reclamati... Read More

Development of Irrigation Scheduling at the Whole Farm Level

The average cotton farmer in the Mid-South works with large numbers of fields. Different crops, soil types, and planting times complicate irrigation scheduling at the whole farm level. This is probably the main reason why many farmers still do not use the irrigation scheduling tools. Results of i... Read More

Water Conservation and Irrigation Efficiency: A Case Study of Turlock Irrigation District’s Data Management System for Irrigation Operations, Environmental Monitoring, and Energy Production

Current efforts in water conservation and irrigation efficiency illustrate the need for modern data management systems that that can consume, validate, calculate, manage and automate the reporting of real-time and historical water data with ease. Managing the vast amounts of data being collected ... Read More

Real-Time Optimization for Smart Automation of Surface Irrigation

A system for the real-time optimization of furrow irrigation is described. The system estimates the soil infiltration characteristics in real-time and utilizes the data to control
the same irrigation event to give optimum performance for the current soil conditions. The main features of the... Read More