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27
MAY
2014

International Students Tour Central’s Hydro-Irrigation Project

Central hosted 20 international students and four instructors for a recent tour of the hydro-irrigation project. The tour group was part of a field course coordinated by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s Institute for Water Education...
23
MAY
2014

Garage Sales, Annual EMS 5K Walk & BBQ – Johnson Lake

May 24, 2014 – Johnson Lake Annual Garage Sales Mark your calendar now so you will not miss out on this fun day of bargain hunting! Also on May 24th… Put on your running shoes and head to the Johnson Lake EMS annual 5K walk starting at 10:00 a.m. at the EMS Training...
19
MAY
2014

New Employee Project Tour

Eight new employees at Central recently participated in a one-day tour of the project to become more familiar with the many facilities that are part of operating the system. Starting at the Holdrege Administrative Headquarters, the group traveled through parts of the irrigated...
15
MAY
2014

Family Adventure Day at Johnson Lake

May 17, 2014 Family Adventure Day 10:00 am – 1:00 pm @ East Campground Johnson Lake; Sponsored by the Nebraska Game & Parks. Activities: Boy Scout demonstration of dutch oven cooking, s’mores, scavenger hunt, a Naturalist with displays of birds & mammals, canoeing,...
12
MAY
2014

Water Conservation Report

Spring moisture has improved somewhat from last year and we expect summer to follow suit however, nothing in the forecast is indicating “wet” summer conditions at this time. Short of an epic rain event upstream of Lake McConaughy, Central irrigators will have a 9 acre-inch/acre...
09
MAY
2014

Boating Safety

As summer nears and lake season gets in to full swing, please remember to use safety when boating! New Law REQUIRES Safety Course! Nebraska law requires any motorboat operator (including personal watercraft) born after December 31, 1985, complete a Boating Safety Course and be in...
05
MAY
2014

Central Employees Prepare for Irrigation Season

Along with the arrival of spring time is the glorious windy storm season. Central employees have been working hard to prepare canals for watering in preparation of irrigation season. This photo shows an employee scooping corn husks out of the canal bed.