Soil depletion and several decades of neglect on the part of governments and international organisations are factors that have increased the poverty levels of African farmers. Far ...

 

These guidelines will provide you with all the information necessary to design a drip system for a typical yard.

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Full-coverage sprinkler irrigation is the oldest pressurised irrigation technique. This method is still very popular and it is still used in installations where drip irrigation is ...

 

The fact that the pivot works automatically and has great reliability means that the  farmer may tend to forget that there are, nevertheless, certain maintenance operations to...

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In viticulture (grape vine cultivation and wine making), the term Irrigation has a negative connotation and in “old” Europe it was often associated with high yields and thus the wines w...

A reminder of the principle

At the beginning of the irrigation system, the equipment is laid out over the entire field, i.e. the pipes, risers and sprinkler heads. They remain in place ri...

A device that is well-designed and adjusted can save water and improve yields.

 

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The amount of plastic waste generated in agriculture in 2008 by the 27 countries of the European Union plus Norway and Sweden was 1.243 million tons (Mt). 53.6% of the total was th...

 

With this method a single minisprinkler emitter is plac ed for each tree. The emitter sprays water in a circular pattern under the foliage at low rates over a limited area around t...

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