Irrigation management for improved efficiency

Porter, Dana
August 2010
Southwest Farm Press;8/5/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 16, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports on the role of effective and efficient irrigation management in maximizing water use efficiency in crop production in the Southwestern States. It cites the reasons why irrigation efficiency should be improved including the conservation of water resources, the reduction in irrigation-related production costs and the mitigation of the effects of limited and declining water availability. It elaborates the significance of irrigation scheduling in increasing water use efficiency.


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