Crop Response After Irrigation Cutoff

Abstract

This page is dedicated to update crop response (dry bean, sugarbeets, and corn) to irrigation cutoff (7/17/19 canal break) in western NE. Measured parameters are canopy cover (%), volumetric soil moisture content (%), crop evapotranspiration (ET in inches).

Weather from on-site AWDN automated weather data network from high plains regional climate center

Dry Bean Response after Irrigation Cutoff

Canopy Cover




Soil Moisture Content and Actual Crop ET

100% Irrigation Treatment
0% Irrigation Treatment
Irrigation Cutoff

Sugarbeets Response after Irrigation Cutoff

Canopy Cover




Soil Moisture Content and Actual Crop ET

100% Irrigation Treatment
0% Irrigation Treatment

Corn Response after Irrigation Cutoff

Canopy Cover




Soil Moisture Content and Actual Crop ET

100% Irrigation Treatment
0% Irrigation Treatment