Session II


Irrigation Scheduling

9:00 am: Economics of Irrigation Scheduling

Dr. Stephen H. Amosson, Regents Fellow. Professor and Economist-Management, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service

Presentation   Handout

9:45 am: Pre-Water and Planting Dates

Dr. Jourdan Bell, Assistant Professor and Agronomist, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service

Presentation

10:30 am: Break


10:45 am: Soil Moisture Probes: Overview

Dr. David Sloane, Principal Agronomist, AquaSpy

Introduction   Collecting and Interpreting Probe Data

12:00 pm: Lunch


Sponsored by:
Lights

12:45 pm: Soil Moisture Probes: Data Interpretation & Strategic Irrigation Management

Dr. David Sloane, Principal Agronomist, AquaSpy

Probe Placement & Installation

2:00 pm: Break


2:15 pm: Irrigation Scheduling - Dashboard

Dr. Charles Hillyer, Assistant Professor and Irrigation Engineering Specialist, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service

3:30 pm: Producer Panel

Tom Moore
Greg Howard
Stan Spain

4:15 pm: Session Evaluation


4:30 pm: Adjourn