The garden lettuce, or Lactuca sativa L., is an autogamous annual plant, with a wide range of varieties (loose leaf, batavia, romaine or cos…). It belongs to the aster or sunflow...

 

The drip irrigation solutions of Netafim have been bringing great environmental benefits to the agriculture and landscape markets of France, and throughout the world, for many year...

 

Effluent use in irrigation is a means of wastewater disposal and a resource for economic development. The practice of applying effluent through center pivots is quite common and ef...

 

Irrigation scheduling or “management” should provide a good response to the questions “Where, when and how much water should be applied to an orchard?

 

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For sprinkling below the tree canopy, it is possible to choose between different types of sprinklers. Water quality and planting type have an influence on the choice. The maintenan...

 

We arrived in Cramchaban, in Poitou Charente, between Niort and La Rochelle, where thirty or so farmers from the Landes, installers and technicians attended the presentation of the...

 

In the face of more frequent water shortages and the ever-increasing deterioration of the environment, from now on irrigated agriculture will have to avoid the over-use of water re...

 

Cold weather can mean downtime for sprinklers. But as the 2012 growing season approaches, it’s important to get your machine ready and the sprinkler package is a key item to focu...

 

Pump selection is crucial to ensuring that the farmer’s irrigation design layout meets the precise requirements for the crop and optimises irrigation efficiency. These requiremen...

 

Coffee is the world’s most important agricultural commodity. It represents a major source of revenue for more than 40 tropical countries, generating more than 120 million jobs.&n...

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