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Pages: 618
Authors: Freddie R. Lamm, James E. Ayars, Francis S. Nakayama
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Microirrigation has become the fastest growing segment of the irrigation industry worldwide and has the potential to increase the quality of food supply through improved water fertilizer efficiency. This book is meant to update the text "Trickle Irrigation, Design, Operation and Management". This text offers the most current understanding of
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Language: en
Pages: 358
Authors: Jean-Philippe Venot, Marcel Kuper, Margreet Zwarteveen
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Initially associated with hi-tech irrigated agriculture, drip irrigation is now being used by a much wider range of farmers in emerging and developing countries. This book documents the enthusiasm, spread and use of drip irrigation systems by smallholders but also some disappointments and disillusion faced in the global South. It
Technological and Modern Irrigation Environment in Egypt
Language: en
Pages: 369
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This book gathers contributions on modern irrigation environments in Egypt from an environmental and agricultural perspective. Written by leading experts in the field, it discusses a wide variety of modern irrigation problems. In the context of water resources management in Egypt, one fundamental problem is the gap between growing water
Microirrigation for Crop Production
Language: en
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Principles of Field Crop Production
Language: en
Pages: 550
Authors: J. E. Pratley
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Commercial crop production in the 21st century is a highly technical pursuit. There is an economic imperative for farmers to make a reasonable living through increased productivity, cost containment and market satisfaction. Contending with the variability of the Australian climate remains amajor challenge. Of increasing importance is the environmental imperative