Locating and maintaining tile drainage systems and blowouts

Tile drainage improves crop production by creating favorable environments and access to nutrients in otherwise poorly drained soils. This education module is meant to increase knowledge and understanding of tile drainage systems. By completing all parts of this module and receiving a 75% or higher on the quiz, Certified Crop Advisors are eligible to receive 1.0 CEU in Soil & Water Management.* 

Step 1: Read the following publications

Locating Tile Drainage Systems

Maintaining Tile Systems

Step 2: Watch these videos

Tile Blowout Video

Iron Ochre Video

Step 3: Take this short quiz

Locating and maintaining tile drainage systems and blowouts quiz

 

*CEU credits will be submitted monthly

Questions? Contact: aaron.pape@ces.uwex.edu