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Kansas Center for Agricultural Resources and the Environment (KCARE)


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Developing Livestock Water Resources

Solar Water Pump Installation

VIDEO: Solar Pumping Pond Water

Low Volume Spring Developments

Tire Tank Installation Guidelines

Construction of a Limited Access Ramp for Pond Watering of Cattle

Limited Access Ramps for Pond Watering of Cattle

How Water Quality and Source Affect Animal Performance

Installing a Pipeline through a Pond Dam

Experimenting with Surface Water Pump Systems

Surface Water Pump: Parts List

Water Quality Issues

Atrazine Best Management Practices

Integrating Watershed Managment Across the Urban-Rural Interface

Off-site Best Management Practices Program

What's In Your Water?

Identification and Management of Blue-green Algae in Farm Ponds

Understanding Sedimentation of Kansas Lakes

Sedimentation in our Reservoirs:  Causes and Solutions

Livestock Management 

Cattle Pen Maintenance

Designing a Bud Box

Non-Confined Beef Cattle Feeding Sites

Planning and Designing Cattle Feedlots

Healthy Cattle Need Healthy Water

Using Geotextiles for Feeding and Traffic Surfaces

Feeding and Watering Beef Cattle During Disasters

KDHE Livestock Waste Management brochure

KDHE Livestock Waste Management brochure (swine specific)

Cropland Management

State-wide tillage and conservation practice survey.

Rain Barrels

Rain Barrels: A Water Conservation and Water Quality Project

How to Build a Rain Barrel (part 1)

How to Build a Rain Barrel (part 2)


Streambank erosion downstream of a flood control dam