Most Efficient Way To Water Plants During North Texas Summer: By The DripSome good news here; drip irrigation is somewhat easy to put in and uses relatively inexpensive parts.
Fear At The Tap: Uranium Contaminates Water In The WestUranium is the stuff of nuclear fuel for power plants and atom bombs. It increasingly is showing in drinking water systems in major farming regions of the U.S. West.
8 Western States Get Drought Aid For Farms, RanchesFarmers and ranchers in the West's worst-hit drought regions will receive an additional $21 million to help them save water and soil despite the long dry spell.
Rain Harvesters Overflowing After Weekend StormsWater experts at Texas A&M say the runoff from as little as 2-inches of rain can fill a 55-gallon drum.
Texas To Proceed With Water Lawsuit Against NM The U.S. Supreme Court says Texas can proceed with its lawsuit against New Mexico over management of the Rio Grande.
North Texas Farmers Protect Against FreezeCold temperatures that were damaging for North Texas farmers in April could be even more devastating in May. Some of the crops are already too tall to cover.
Dallas Students Prepare To Farm School Agriculture PlotsMoss Haven Elementary School in Dallas is celebrating its history by unveiling a series of sub-irrigation systems that will form a new educational program about agriculture and the environment.
Irving Enacts Further Water RestrictionsThe city of Irving has enacted Stage 2 water restrictions, which further limits the amount of time residents can water their lawns.
Southlake Eyes Further Water RestrictionsSouthlake officials are worried if water demand isn’t scaled back they may have to take further water conservation efforts.