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April 7, 2015
FEATURED NEWS: Drainage on demand
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Tile camera offers cost savings

If water isn’t flowing through tile line, we tend to assume something must be in the way, but one Minnesota county has discovered a tile camera can take the guesswork out of diagnosing the problem, offering a better look at what’s going on underground while saving time and money. >> Read full article

MAWMA wants farmer input on drainage issues

The Manitoba Agricultural Water Management Association is looking to Saskatchewan for advice on water management and agricultural tile drainage. >> Read full article

Lawsuit makes legal waves

The lawsuit filed by Des Moines Water Works against drainage districts in three Iowa counties has generated plenty of animosity, and it also has the potential to generate a few legal waves. >> Read full article

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Drainage on demand

An increase in the use of an innovative drainage system called “drainage water management” is being promoted by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service in Illinois and other states in the region, as it provides significant benefits for both farmers and the environment. Drainage water management (DWM) allows farmers to control the amount of water that’s drained from the top few feet of the field’s surface. A box-like structure is attached to existing drainage pipe near the field outlet, with a number of large thick bars that can be inserted or removed to control water flow. >> Learn More…

 
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LICA National

July 14-18, 2015
Location: Embassy Suites Little Rock in Little Rock, Ark. >> More Info