Farm irrigation systems are the methods of applying water to crops and are classified as surface irrigation, sprinkler irrigation, and microirrigation. The decision to select an irrigation sys...

Water filtration is important for all irrigation systems. Now before someone argues with me, yes, some sprinkler systems are used to spread solids, such as treated sewage, for disposal. But even th...

 

Over the last fifty years or so, irrigation techniques have just got better and better at improving irrigation efficiency, which is a measure of the relationship between the result...

Although the furrow method was virtually the only system used in the past, nowadays there is a wide range of irrigation techniques available, such as the pivot, hose-reel and travelling gun or the ...

 

In the light of the very contro­versial Silvens dam project (on the River Tarn) and the ‘infrin­gement of regulations’ procee­dings initiated by the European Commission, the...

 

A well-designed and properly adjusted device will save water and improve production 

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Solar power is a very topical subject with potential for all sectors on a global basis, ranging from space stations to agro-irrigation, given the unlimited availability of solar ra...

 

Precision agriculture is a technology that is receiving attention by industry, researchers and farmers. Precision agriculture means applying the right of amount of inputs to a fiel...

 

The properties of polyethylene make it a material that is used more and more in the world today. Discovered accidentally in 1933 by two chemists from the company ICI, the first ind...

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