Peer reviewed publications


Almas, L., B. Guerrero, D. Lust, H. Fatima, R. Tewari, and R. Taylor. (2017). Extending the Economic Life of the Ogallala Aquifer with Water Conservation Policies in the Texas Panhandle. Journal of Water Resource and Protection (JWARP), 9.3(2017):255-270.

Araya, A., I. Kisekka, P.V. Vara Prasad, and P. Gowda. (2017). Evaluating Optimum Limited Irrigation Management Strategies for Corn using Crop Simulation Models. J. Irrig. Drain Eng., 2017, 143(10): 04017041

Araya, A., I. Kisekka, X. Lin, P.V. Vara Prasad, P. H. Gowda, C. Rice, and A. Andales. (2017). Evaluating the Impact of Future Climate Change on Irrigated Maize Production in Kansas. Climate Risk Management. Available online 5 August 2017

Baxter, L. L., C. P. West, C. P. Brown, and P. E. Green. (2017). Stocker Beef Production on Low-​Water-​Input Systems in Response to Legume Inclusion: I. Forage and Animal Responses. Crop Sci. 57:2294-2302. doi:10.2135/cropsci2017.02.0112

Brazil, Larry, Neil Grigg, Chris Kummerow and Reagan Waskom. 2017. Water and Climate: Charting the Path to a Sustainable Future. Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management 143(10)

Kisekka, I., A. Schlegel, L. Ma, P.H. Gowda, and P.V.V. Prasad. (2017). Optimizing preplant irrigation for maize under limited water in the High Plains. Agricultural Water Management 187 (2017) 154-163.

Kisekka, I., T. Oker, G. Nguyen, J. Aguilar and Danny Rogers. (2017). Revisiting Precision Mobile Drip Irrigation under Limited Water. Irrigation Science. pp1-​18. Published online 04 Sept 2017.

Pica, Nasim E., Ken Carlson, Jeffrey J. Steiner, Reagan Waskom. (2017). Produced water reuse for irrigation of non-​food biofuel crops: Effects on switchgrass and rapeseed germination, physiology and biomass yield. Industrial Crops and Products 100:65-76

Schlegel, A.J., Y. Assefa, L.A. Haag, C.R. Thompson, J.D. Holman, and L.R. Stone. (2017). Yield and soil water in three dryland wheat and grain sorghum rotations. Agron. J. 109:227-238.

Vestal, M., B. Guerrero, B. Golden, and L. Harkey. (2017). The Impact of Discount Rate and Price on Intertemporal Groundwater Models in Southwest Kansas. Journal of Water Resource and Protection 9, 745-759.


Rudnick, D., Irmak, S., Ferguson, R., Shaver, T., Djaman, K., Slater, G., Bereuter, A., Ward, N., Francis, D., Schmer, M., Wienhold, B., and Van Donk, S. (2016). Economic Return versus Crop Water Productivity of Maize for Various Nitrogen Rates under Full Irrigation, Limited Irrigation, and Rainfed Settings in South Central Nebraska. J. Irrig. Drain Eng., 10.1061/(ASCE)IR.1943-4774.0001023, 04016017.

Almas, L. K., Price, J. A., Workneh, F., & Rush, C. M. (2016). Quantifying economic losses associated with levels of wheat streak mosaic incidence and severity in the Texas High Plains. Crop Protection, 88, 155-160.

Guerrero, B., S. Amosson, L. Almas, T. Marek, and D. Porter. (2016). Economic Feasibility of Converting Center Pivot Irrigation to Subsurface Drip Irrigation. Journal of the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers, 2016: 77-88.

V. Uddameri, A., Karim, E. A. Hernandez, P.K. Srivastava (2016); Sensitivity of Wells in a Large Groundwater Monitoring Network and its Evaluation using GRACE satellite derived information; in Sensitivity Analysis in Earth Observation Modeling; G. P. Petropoulos and P. K. Srivastava (eds); Elsevier Inc., 235 - 254.

van Donk, S.J. and T.M. Shaver. (2016). Effects of Nitrogen Application Frequency via Subsurface Drip Irrigation on Corn Development and Grain Yield. 2016. Journal of Plant Nutrition. Volume 39, Issue 13. Pgs. 1830-1839.

Other publications

Manning, D., A. Hrozencik, C. Goemans, and J. Suter. (2016). An Economic Analysis of Management Strategies to Conserve Groundwater in the Republican River Basin of Colorado.

Rudnick, D.R., S. Irmak, A. Haghverdi, C.A. Burr, T.M. Shaver, and T.J. Dorr. (2016). Soil Water Sensors for Irrigation Management. UNL EC3002. Extension Circular, University of Nebraska-​Lincoln Extension.

Warren, J., A. Stoecker, R. Jones, B. Lane, K. Ramaswamy, and T. Beedy. (2016). Crop insurance limitations to adoption of irrigated grain sorghum. CR-​2174. Oklahoma State University, Stillwater. Dec. 2016

Warren, J., A. Stoecker, R. Jones, K. Ramaswamy, and T. Beedy. (2016). Economic viability of grain sorghum and corn as a function of irrigation capacity. CR-​2173. Oklahoma State University, Stillwater. Nov. 2016

Kansas State University’s Office of Educational Innovation and Evaluation (OEIE) and Ogallala Water CAP Project Leadership (2017) Groundwater District Interview & Survey Summary. 

Project newsletters

OWCAP newsletter #1 (June 2017)

OWCAP newsletter #2 (Oct 2 2017)