Researchers Help Ease Water Woes

(VIDEO) More efficient crop and irrigation methods may help South Plains ag producers.

2011 was the driest year on record for Texas, and many farmers on the South Plains became more reliant on groundwater from the Ogallala Aquifer.

But researchers from Texas Tech University teamed up with area ag producers to come up with more water efficient crop and irrigation methods to lessen the groundwater footprint.

Here is their story:

 

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