The Harlingen Irrigation District has been named a winner of the 2013 Blue Legacy Award in Agriculture by the Texas Water Conservation Council. The award was created "to identify and honor those whose practices enhance water conservation while improving on-farm profitability." Criteria include the use of best management practices or innovative technologies as they pertain to water conservation, water quality, and water resources, and leadership in water conservation within the community and the agricultural industry. Click here for the nomination entry.
The award will be presented to HID at the 13th Annual Texas Commodity Symposium on Dec. 4, 2013, held in conjunction with the Amarillo Farm & Ranch Show.