Research Update: Semi-Arid Agricultural Systems Institute

September 2023 | 31 min., 32 sec.
by Craig Bednarz
West Texas A&M University and Texas A&M AgriLife Research

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​This presentation begins by reviewing data from on-farm and rain-fed systems research in Texas and then reviews cotton production in Australia. Common challenges and opportunities for improving water use efficiency are identified.

About the Presenter

Craig BednarzCraig Bednarz joined the Department of Agricultural Science in 2020 and holds a joint appointment with West Texas A&M University and Texas A&M AgriLife Research. He is also director of the Semi-Arid Agricultural Systems Institute (SAASI) at West Texas A&M University. His research interests include crop water use, dryland cropping systems, conservation tillage, and mechanisms of drought tolerance.

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