Drip irrigation trials show savings, possibility

Outlet: Valley Courier

August 23, 2013

SAGUACHE COUNTY — Once upon a time, no one thought the center pivot would work, mentioned an old Valley farmer leaving the Drip Irrigation Field Day earlier this month. Producers gathered in both Roger Christensen and Dennis Beiriger’s experimental drip irrigation potato fields to see what happens when a tuber is watered under a controlled irrigation system installed underground.