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John McMaine

Assistant Professor, SDSU Extension Water Management Engineer


Raven Precision Ag Building 202
Ag & Biosystems Engineering-Box 2100
University Station
Brookings, SD 57007

John supports the citizens of South Dakota in his role as an Assistant Professor & SDSU Extension Water Management Engineer at the South Dakota State University campus in Brookings.

State & Regional Offices

SDSU Campus

Also by John McMaine

Managing Water with Soil Health

If we are seeing so many benefits to drainage and soil health systems, why isn’t everybody doing it? Can we see a win-win-win situation when looking at habitat, agronomy, and water quality in a system?

Two men walking near a drainage water recycling pond

Online Eastern South Dakota Water Conference set for Oct. 20

December 29, 2021

The theme for this year’s conference is “Ground Truth – Water Resource Management and Remote Sensing.”

Soil Health & Drainage - Complementary tools from conflicting views

What is the relationship between soil health and drainage? How have different agricultural practices adjusted the landscape over time?