Iowa's bountiful harvests wouldn't be a reality without underground drainage. After years of installing tile in farm fields to increase drainage to improve yields and profits, questions are being asked about environmental impacts. New technologies that may minimize negative environmental impacts will be installed July 12 at the Iowa State University (ISU) Southeast Iowa Research and Demonstration Farm near Crawfordsville.
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Arrowsmith, Keven, "New tile drainage technologies at field day" (2006). Integrated Crop Management News. 1281.
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