Tag Archive for: Irrigation

Sunrise on Battlefield Lavender Farm

Battlefield Lavender Farm: Solar Powered Processing

By Chris Lent, NCAT Agriculture Specialist It's hot outside!…
Olive trees in a vineyard agroforestry system provide shade to Malbec vines below, protecting them from extreme heat and sunburn.

Agroforestry and Agrivoltaics: Two Appropriate Technologies for Smart Shade on Farms

By Katherine Favor Extreme heat is making news headlines across…
two men working on center pivot irrigation systemMike Morris, NCAT
linear irrigation over cropsNCAT
Stream next to green pastures with snow capped mountains in background

Reflections on Growing Hope: Practical Tools for Our Changing Climate

By Nina Prater, NCAT Agriculture Specialist The third annual…
Compost bin at NCAT's SIFT farm

Cover Crops, Green Manures, Pre- and Probiotics: Soil Amendments, Fertilizers, or Both?

By Andrew Coggins, NCAT Agriculture Specialist The last 12…
Arkansas Black apples

Backyard Fruit Production for Warm Climates

In this video, farmer Scott Murray takes us to his backyard urban…
a man fixing a pump near a stream bank

Slump Test for Assessing Aggregate Stability in Agricultural Soils

Healthy soils hold water and prevent nutrients from running off…
Examining soil health in hand

Rainfall Simulator: How Farming Practices Affect Soil Stability and Water Infiltration

In this video, Bill Chain of the Chesapeake Bay Foundation discusses…
You can assess soil health with your senses and simple tools

Pasture Composition Monitoring with the Point Step Method

Pasture plant-composition monitoring is an important part of…

Tag Archive for: Irrigation

Sunrise on Battlefield Lavender Farm

Battlefield Lavender Farm: Solar Powered Processing

By Chris Lent, NCAT Agriculture Specialist It's hot outside!…
Olive trees in a vineyard agroforestry system provide shade to Malbec vines below, protecting them from extreme heat and sunburn.

Agroforestry and Agrivoltaics: Two Appropriate Technologies for Smart Shade on Farms

By Katherine Favor Extreme heat is making news headlines across…
two men working on center pivot irrigation systemMike Morris, NCAT
linear irrigation over cropsNCAT
Stream next to green pastures with snow capped mountains in background

Reflections on Growing Hope: Practical Tools for Our Changing Climate

By Nina Prater, NCAT Agriculture Specialist The third annual…
Compost bin at NCAT's SIFT farm

Cover Crops, Green Manures, Pre- and Probiotics: Soil Amendments, Fertilizers, or Both?

By Andrew Coggins, NCAT Agriculture Specialist The last 12…
Arkansas Black apples

Backyard Fruit Production for Warm Climates

In this video, farmer Scott Murray takes us to his backyard urban…
a man fixing a pump near a stream bank

Slump Test for Assessing Aggregate Stability in Agricultural Soils

Healthy soils hold water and prevent nutrients from running off…
Examining soil health in hand

Rainfall Simulator: How Farming Practices Affect Soil Stability and Water Infiltration

In this video, Bill Chain of the Chesapeake Bay Foundation discusses…
You can assess soil health with your senses and simple tools

Pasture Composition Monitoring with the Point Step Method

Pasture plant-composition monitoring is an important part of…