Latest Southern Plains Climate Hub Additions

The U.S. Drought Monitor (USDM) is a map released every Thursday, showing parts of the U.S. that are in drought. The map uses five classifications: abnormally dry (D0), showing areas that may be going into or are coming out of drought, and four levels of…
A series of case studies developed using Adaptation Resources for Agriculture in combination with the Adaptation Workbook
The Southwest Hub recently met with National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT) representatives. NCAT are "a national nonprofit that helps people by championing small-scale, local, and sustainable solutions to reduce poverty, promote healthy…
Farmers in the Southern Plains, including Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas, are no strangers to weather variability and its challenges. Climate change has exacerbated the unpredictability of weather in this region, and evidence suggests that it is causing more…
Kelly and Deborah Kettner operate a diverse farm with in the Southern High Plains Region of Texas and have overall goals to reduce risk, implement soil health management principles, and protect the soil resource for future agricultural production.
The Rangeland Analysis Platform (RAP) is an interactive web application designed to assist in managing and monitoring America's rangelands.
Dr. Hayhoe is professor and director of the Climate Science Center at Texas Tech University. She is an atmospheric scientist whose research focuses on developing and applying high-resolution climate projections to understand what climate change means for…
While you can't prevent hail, you can prepare for and respond quickly when dealing with hail damage to crops. And, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension team is here to help you make informed and timely decision with their new (launched winter…