TAWC Water College

January 17, 2019 
Lubbock Civic Center
Lubbock, Texas

5th Annual TAWC Water College Presentations:

Utilizing Cover Crops and Irrigation Technology

Kelly Kettner, Bailey County Producer

Jeff Miller, Forefront Agronomy

Utilizing New Online Tools for Producers

Shawn Wade, Plains Cotton Growers

Cotton Yield Response to Water and Cropping Alternatives Based on Water Economy

Bob Glodt, AgriSearch Consulting

Caught in the Crossfire: The US Sorghum Industry's Battle with the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Commerce

John Duff, National Sorghum Producers

From Farm to Brands: US Cotton Industry's Approach to Sustainability

Jesse Daystar, Cotton Inc.

Texas Water Law and Policy Update

Victoria Whitehead, High Plains Underground Water District

Update from Texas Water Development Board

Kathleen Jackson, Texas Water Development Board

Upcoming Weather Patterns

Brian Bledsoe, Chief Meteorologist & Climatologist, Colorado Springs 

Thanks to our Sponsors!

Diamond Sponsor

College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources

Platinum Sponsors


Cotton Inc.

DuPont Pioneer

Gold Sponsors

Texas Corn Producers

Diversity D Irrigation Services

Silver Sponsors

Plains Cotton Growers​

Equipment Supply

Zimmatic Irrigation Services

Hurst Farm Supply




Netafim Dragonline

Forefront Agronomy

High Plains Underground Water District

Southern Plains Valley Irrigation

Miller Chemical

Ogallala CAP Project

City of Lubbock

Farmers Edge

Water by GMX


Agriculture Precision Supply



T-L Irrigation

Bronze Sponsors

Capital Farm Credit

Texas Grain Sorghum Producers