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June 30, 2015
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Turning drain water into fresh water

In California’s San Joaquin Valley, where water is increasingly precious, technologies are turning irrigation drain water into fresh water that can be reused on crops. The Panoche Drainage District is leading the way to a high-quality, reclaimed water source through operation of several promising pilot projects. >> Read full article

INFB Drainage School returns

Indiana Farm Bureau’s annual Drainage School returns with a seminar focusing on the state’s drainage issues. >> Read full article

A solution for Ontario’s Morris Drain

The Holland Marsh Drainage System Joint Municipal Services Board has been presented with a solution to the varied problems created by the Morris Drain's narrow, difficult-to-maintain channel, located close to homes in Bradford, Ont. The solution? Relocate the drain. >> Read full article

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Eye in the sky

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are generating a lot of buzz in the agriculture sector lately. The rapidly evolving technology is giving farmers the ability to understand what’s happening in their fields like never before, and new rules coming down the pipeline on both sides of the border have the potential to open up new opportunities to put these powerful machines to work. Drainage contractors too stand to benefit from adopting UAV technology into their operations. >> Learn More…

 
 Event Calendar 
 

LICA National Summer Meeting

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

Midwest Construction Expo & Field Day

July 29-30, 2015
Location: Iowa LICA farm east of Melbourne, Iowa >> More Info

Water Management and Wetland Restoration Course

Sept. 14-17, 2015
Location: Ramada on the Rideau, Ottawa >> More Info