Tuesday, February 19, 2008

Extension Online News

Visit Extension Online News
to view a video between Cooperative Extension Director, Dr. Jon Ort and State Climatologist, Ryan Boyles as they discuss the impact of last year's drought. Mr. Boyles also speaks on projected issues related to the drought and water availability for the summer of 2008.

From his comments I think it would be safe to say that we in the green industry need to be looking at all of the best management practices we can implement to conserve water and sell water conservation ideas to our clients along with the plants and services we provide.

For more information contact your local Cooperative Extension Center and ask for the Commercial Horticulture Agent.