BMPs Help Protect Environment While Helping Growers

Outlet: Ag Professional

July 14, 2014

In 2013 University of Florida, Institute of Food & Agricultural Sciences researchers, specialists & Extension agents created 10 BMP watershed teams to address the water quality & quantity issues that the agricultural industry is facing. Educational programs were developed to cover topics including irrigation efficiencies, nutrient application and efficiencies, soil testing, conservation techniques, runoff reduction, etc.