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...reported in southeastern Nebraska, the weather service said, blowing down outbuildings and damaging power poles and irrigation systems. Large hail and strong winds seen in the state were expected to head south into Kansas, and a tornado watch was...
Giant cabbage weigh-off steals the show at state fair

...light promotes better flavor -- with pure fantasy, like a 1909 account that underground ice acts as a ''sub-irrigation system.'' In fact, experiment stations later proved that permafrost recedes under cultivation. Ground covers are essential...
Kenai watering grass; officials say restrictions observed

...water restrictions.The city has been watering other open spaces during its water restrictions, too, Koch said. Irrigation systems - tied to the city's taxed reservoir - water Leif Hansen Memorial Park, Vintage Pointe Manor and the Kenai Senior...
Conservation service helps buy high tunnel garden enclosures

...doesn't reach the crops, however, said Inglis, which nearly eliminates the risk of unwanted pesticides. The irrigation systems implemented in the high tunnels allots gardeners more control over what chemicals go into their fruits, vegetables...
High tunnels, high yield

...his water and fertilizer. Adams installed a drip irrigation system with a valve to control what goes to each row of...also allows him to inject fertilizer through his irrigation system, controlling the amount applied. That meant he...

...of plants in bloom.? Public gardens use efficient watering practices and have industry insight on responsible irrigation systems. Homeowners can learn how to irrigate their own gardens by exploring and consulting with a public garden...

...000 to 3,500 people to work. He said he will be lucky to hire 600 at the season's peak, installing drip irrigation systems, planting and harvesting crops.Workers he can't put on the payroll will be forced to stand in food lines to...
Going underground to keep your yard or business green

...2005 we installed the largest irrigation system in the state of Alaska for the...someone would want an underground irrigation system, ?It?s no problem, you...installing or maintaining an irrigation system contact Colton Underground Sprinklers...
Drought, fires cause increase in bear complaints

...freezers and fruit trees, he said. This bear chewed on some plastic pipe to get at water, damaging a farmer's irrigation system. Desautel hopes to relocate it before harvest in nearby orchards and the bear starts pulling branches off the trees...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Alaska NewspaperMan is Interior's Johnny Appleseed 09/05/04

...The fruit trees have needed more water than the usually half gallon an hour Lammers gives them with the orchard's irrigation system. ''I had 104 degrees here this summer,'' he said. ''All you can do is sock the water to them.'' The trees...


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