‘Settling the Waters’ May Be One of Tools for Addressing Water Conservation, Runoff Issues In Delta

Outlet: Delta Farm Press

August 4, 2014

Could a material called polyacrylamide or PAM become one of the tools that could help Mississippi Delta growers address the issues of a declining Delta alluvial aquifer & nutrient runoff into the Mississippi River & the Gulf of Mexico? The Delta Sustainable Water Resources Task Force & the USDA’s NRCS are working to determine if it can, & the organizations & several farmers & companies are working with PAM to determine if the compound could address those issues & help improve crop yields.

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