GGI presents The Groundwater/Energy/Food Nexus in the 2011 Ground Water Protection Council Annual Forum
The Ground Water Protection Council (GWPC) held its Annual Forum in Atlanta in September 2011 and Jay Lazarus, GGI President/Sr. Geohydrologist was an invited speaker. The GGI/NMSU presentation on the Groundwater Energy Food Nexus was presented as an invited talk to the general session on the Water/Agriculture Nexus: Groundwater Quality and Quantity Issues Related to Agriculture.
The invited presentation, The Groundwater-Energy-Food Nexus discussed the complex nexus between and presented data showing how US farm production has increased due to technological advancements and that by designing high specific capacity irrigation and supply wells farmers and irrigators can run their irrigation wells and irrigation systems at lower costs and more efficiently.
Jay co-authored the invited talk on the Groundwater-Energy-Food nexus with Dr. Robert Hagevoort, NMSU Endowed Dairy Chair and Dairy Extension Specialist who wrote the food sections of the presentation.
Please click here to view the presentation: http://www.gwpc.org/meetings/forum/2011/Proceedings/pdf_presentations/12f_Lazarus_Jay.pdf
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