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The days of limitless water are far behind us. Dr. Sebastian Braum joins Yara's Dr. Rob Mikkelsen to discuss how water is the number one driver of growth and yield. Dr. Braum talks about the improvement in the irrigation equipment being installed and that we now need to improve how we use this equipment. He also looks into his crystal ball of what farming might look like in 15-20 years.
Dr. Braum is the Director of Agronomy at Farm(x) and a soil scientist. He is experienced in nutrient management, irrigation and soil management.
Check out the Irrigation Association's resources and certifications.
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