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Pre-irrigation not enough for crops in Far West Texas
4/3/2018 4:05:28 PM



CATEGORIES:
Agriculture
Water Supply & Quality
AFFECTED AREAS:
Andrews County, TX
Brewster County, TX
Crane County, TX
Crockett County, TX
Culberson County, TX
Ector County, TX
El Paso County, TX
Glasscock County, TX
Howard County, TX
Hudspeth County, TX
Jeff Davis County, TX
Loving County, TX
Martin County, TX
Midland County, TX
Pecos County, TX
Presidio County, TX
Reagan County, TX
Reeves County, TX
Terrell County, TX
Upton County, TX
Val Verde County, TX
Ward County, TX
Winkler County, TX

Start Date: 3/27/2018 -  
Many producers in Far West Texas decided that pre-irrigation was not a wise choice because the area needed more water than irrigation alone could provide. Bryan-College Station Eagle (Texas), March 27, 2018
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