E-619: Nitrates in Irrigation Water: An Assist for Crop Production
nitrates in irrigation water information sheet

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Email: l-redmon@tamu.edu

Product Code: E-619

Electronic download only. Naturally occurring nitrogen in the form of nitrate in irrigation water helps meet crop N requirements and reduces fertilizer cost for crop production. This publication explores the nitrate concentrations in Texas water, health implications, federal drinking water standards, and the potential cost savings of credited Nitrate-N in irrigation water. (3 pp., 1 figure, 1 table) By: Paul DeLaune, Calvin L. Trostle