Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 73.16
Liaison Ryan Ihrke
Submission Date July 29, 2011
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Green Mountain College
Tier2-5: Weather-Informed Irrigation

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Kenneth Mulder
Cerridwen Farm Manager
Sustainable Agriculture
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Does the institution use weather data or weather sensors to automatically adjust irrigation practices?:
Yes

A brief description of how weather data or sensors are used:

GMC's Cerridwen Farm does not irrigate exposed fields (4 acres);farmhands keep the greenhouses drip irrigated when necessary (2000ft).
No irrigation is used on landscaped campus grounds.


The website URL where information about the practice is available:

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