Solving an Irrigation-Erosion Problem With Softflow Screens

Farmer Gary McClellan began solving an irrigation-erosion problem using an effective, uncomplicated, and easy-to-use device called Softflow Screens, turning a destructive jet of water into a quietly bubbling, noneroding stream.



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[1] The water flow before the installation of a Softflow Screen.
PHOTO: DICK YOST
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[2] The same jet of water after the handy device is locked in place.
DICK YOST
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[3] This close-up shows the wire mesh construction and the holding screw.
DICK YOST











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