Naturally occurring nitrogen in the form of nitrate in irrigation water helps meet crop N requirements and reduces fertilizer costs for crop production. This publication explores the nitrate concentrations in Texas water, health implications, federal drinking water standards, and the potential cost savings of credited Nitrate-N in irrigation water. (3 pages)
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This course aims to help beef cattle producers protect Texas waterways from contamination that is linked with the production of livestock. These contaminations may also pose a health risk to Texas citizens.
This manual is intended for use as an instructional guide accompanying a short course discussing wastewater loading to onsite wastewater treatment systems.