Field Day Location and Directions: Weber Farm
The Weber Water Technology Farm is owned and operated by Eddie Weber. The farm is located 3 miles east of Burrton, Kansas off of Highway 50 at the intersection with S Sand Hill Rd.
The Water Technology Farm focuses on both water conservation and water quality. The objectives of the farm include applying less water during growing season and decreasing the application of saline-rich water to help improve crop yields.
On the Weber Farm various technologies are being utilized, including a comparison of several soil moisture probes, plant based moisture sensors, nozzle comparisons, and center pivot controllers.