Drought Simulators


Pest Management, Crop Advisor and Farmer Yield Day Set for July 12

One of two drought simulators at Bradford Research Center where scientists measure the effects of water deficiency on crops. MEDIA RELEASE—June 20, 2012 COLUMBIA, Mo. – Bradford Research Center will host two events to share the latest research and techniques for managing pests, improving yields and soil quality and addressing common problems in the field. Bradford is part of a network of…

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No Drop in the Bucket

Drought simulators study effects of reduced water on crops

Two drought simulators designed to test the effects of water deficiency on crops are now operational at the University of Missouri’s Bradford Research and Extension Center east of Columbia. CAFNR plant researchers Robert Sharp and Felix Fritschi in front of one of the drought simulators. … Expand ▸CAFNR plant researchers Robert Sharp and Felix Fritschi in…

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