|John Robison, Valley Irrigation|
Speakers included John Robison (Valley Irrigation, Crop Specialist), Kelly Downing (Valley Irrigation, Ag Specialist), Jerry Gerdes (Valley Irrigation, Water Application Product Manager), Matthew Rhine (University of Missouri Delta Research Center, Research Associate), Marc Cummings (consultant), and Dennis Robison (rice farmer). Ellot Raffety from Mid-Valley Irrigation also said a few words to open the Field Day.
- Overview of center pivots and linears
- History of the Circles for Rice project
- Pivot Irrigation vs. Flood Irrigation
- Pivot-Irrigated Rice Myths
- Machine Requirements
- Weed Control
- Irrigation Scheduling
- Fertility Management
- Grower's Experience
To register for a license-free copy of the exclusive Valley Irrigation Rice Production Guide, please visit www.CirclesForRice.com.