Derek Heeren - Assistant Professor, Biological Systems Engineering
Derek M. Heeren1, Associate Professor and Water for Food Global Institute Faculty Fellow
Steven R. Melvin2, Extension Educator
Aaron Nygren3, Associate Extension Educator
Eric Wilkening1, Undergraduate Research Assistant
1 Department of Biological Systems Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Center pivots operation below or above the designed water pressure can create uniformity issues across the field and/or increase operating expenses.
Irrigation-the largest user of freshwater in Nebraska and worldwide-can be applied more precisely.