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Water Quality

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Water Testing

SDK Water test kits are available through our office. Water quality testing fee and purchase is through SDK labs. Please see SDK Laboratories for more information.

Taking a Water Sample

Understanding Your Water Test Report


Private Water Well Owner/Operator Records

Measuring the Water to Depth in Wells

Shock Chlorination for Private Water Systems

Shock Chlorination Treatment for Irrigation Wells

Restoring a Flooded Well to Service

Plugging Abandoned Wells

Livestock Ponds

Healthy Cattle Need Healthy Water

Identification and Management of Blue-green Algae in Farm Ponds

Waterers and Watering Systems: A Handbook for Livestock Producers and Landowners


Kansas Irrigation Trends

Interpreting and Using Center Pivot Sprinkler Designs

Accessing ET for Kansas Irrigation Scheduling

Subsurface Drip Irrigation (SDI) Components: Minimum Requirements

Subsurface Drip Irrigation (SDI) in Kansas: An Overview

Water Quality Best Management Practices, Effectiveness, and Cost for Reducing Contaminant Losses from Cropland

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