Increasing Water Use Efficiency of
Irrigated and Dryland Cotton
By Tyson B. Raper, Ph.D.
Cotton and Small Grains Specialist
Dept. of Plant Sciences
The University of Tennessee
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This presentation helps the viewer maximize water use efficiency (WUE) in cotton, an inherently drought-tolerant plant. In this talk, the author offers an overview of water management in cotton, as well as specific management recommendations for increasing water use efficiency through the use of cover crops, sensors, and variety selection.