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Agriculture -- Water

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View Resource AQUASTAT

AQUASTAT - a global information system of water and agriculture developed by the Land and Water Development Division of FAO - provides comprehensive information about agricultural water management...

http://www.fao.org/nr/water/aquastat/main/index.stm
View Resource AQUASTAT Databases

AQUASTAT main country database - Contains data on over 70 variables, searchable by country or by region per 5-year period. Geo-referenced database on African dams - Contains geo-referenced...

http://www.fao.org/nr/water/aquastat/dbases/index.stm
View Resource Buffer Strips: Commonsense Conservation

Description of vegetation buffers used to conserve soil and manage environmental concerns.

http://www.nrcs.usda.gov/wps/portal/nrcs/detail/national/new...
View Resource Buffers and Vegetative Filter Strips

Unpublished 17-page report from a symposium on agricultural erosion control.

http://www.epa.gov/owow_keep/msbasin/pdf/symposia_ia_session...
View Resource Contour-furrow Irrigation

Describes how farmers can use contour-furrow irrigation as a means of preventing soil erosion and maintaining even watering of crops.

http://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc6245/
View Resource Coping with Water Scarcity: An Action Framework for Agriculture and Food Security

The report aims to provide a conceptual framework to address food security under conditions of water scarcity in agriculture. It has been prepared by a team of Food and Agriculture (FAO) of the...

http://www.fao.org/docrep/016/i3015e/i3015e.pdf
View Resource Drought Resistant Soil

To minimize the impact of drought, soil needs to capture the rainwater that falls on it, store as much of that water as possible for future plant use, and allow for plant roots to penetrate and...

http://attra.ncat.org/attra-pub/PDF/drought.pdf
View Resource Energy Saving Tips for Irrigators

This publication describes ways that irrigators can save energy to reduce irrigation costs. It describes recommended irrigation system installations, explains how utilities charge their irrigation...

http://attra.ncat.org/attra-pub/PDF/energytips_irrig.pdf
View Resource Environmental Fate and Transport of Arsenical Feed Amendments for Animal Agriculture

Managing waste from animal agriculture is not a new issue, but recent trends to condense livestock into intensive animal feeding operations (AFOs), combined with new chemicals and pharmaceuticals...

http://va.water.usgs.gov/GLOBAL/Abst/hancock_agu_2000.htm
View Resource Examining U.S. Freshwater Systems and Services – Agriculture and Food Production

Working Session #3, Examining U.S. Freshwater Systems and Services ? Agriculture and Food Production, focused on identifying opportunities and potential solutions for addressing challenges at the i...

http://www.johnsonfdn.org/sites/default/files/conferences/wh...
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