Texas Irrigation Expo registration now open
Registration is open for the 2010 Texas Irrigation Expo, a free event, taking place Oct. 21-22 at the Rio Grande Valley Livestock Show Grounds in Mercedes. It will feature two days of educational presentations on agricultural water conservation, tours of local farms being used as demonstration sites, and exhibits on products and services for the agricultural irrigation industry. The Expo is also conducting a statewide science contest for junior and high school students with cash prizes for the winners.
The Expo is funded by a grant from the Texas Water Development Board, with some expenses underwritten by sponsors. Registration for is free, but must be completed in advance of the conference. For more information and to register for the Expo, visit www.texasirrigationexpo.org.