Best Management Practices

For use on Annual Management Plan forms. Remember: at least two Best Management Practices must be used in Management Zone 3

Irrigation Water Management

  • Irrigation Scheduling
  • Measuring Irrigation Water Use
  • Surge Valves
  • Irrigation Reuse System
  • Low Pressure Sprinkler Systems
  • Automatic Irrigation System Shutoff

Fertilizer Management

  • Fertilizer Recommendations
  • Soil Sampling
  • Irrigation Water Sampling
  • Manure, Sludge, or Compost Management
  • Timed Fertilizer Applications

Cropping Practices

  • No Till
  • Conservation Tillage
  • Cover Crop
  • Crop Rotation
  • Idling Cropland

Pesticide Management

  • Pest Scouting
  • Biological Control Methods
  • Cultural Control Methods