Rio Grande Basin Initiative

2010-11 Deliverables

Task 4 Research
Principal Investigator(s): John L. Jifon

We mutually agree for John L. Jifon to deliver the following during the period of 05/01/10 to 09/30/11 using funds from the Rio Grande Basin Initiative:

  1. Continue second year of studies to quantify the water productivity of vegetables (watermelons) under deficit irrigation (using different flow drip tapes) and different planting configurations.
  2. Measure water productivity of grafted watermelons grown under deficit irrigation and plant population densities.
  3. Prepare a scientific presentation and manuscripts based on research items (1) and (2).
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