Soil Fertility and Moisture Management: Irrigation Methods

Irrigation Methods: HS.97 : Identifying and Utilizing Available Resources (all,IA) (PDF)

Identify irrigation methods used throughout the US and why they are used. Have group determine what resources are available and how realistic the project is, considering the resources, for a project the FFA is considering.

Irrigation Methods: MS.45 : Planning a Public Presentation (1,3) (PDF) | (PPT)

When discussing the different types of irrigation methods, draw the connection between different types of presentations, audiences and what to expect for outcomes to the problems a producer may encounter with an irrigation system.

Irrigation Methods: HS.23 : Taking Risks (2,3) (PDF) | (PPT)

Lead students to the connection between taking risks with different types of, and times for, irrigation of crops to the risks they must sometimes take in their lives. If proper decisions are made, the rewards can be great.