This crop has been cultivated by all of the ancient and modern civilizations in an area extending from the Mediterranean Basin to the Red Sea, early records showing that date production was establi...

Most people recognize deep burial (~30 cm) subsurface drip irrigation, or SDI for short, as the most advanced form of irrigation available today. SDI provides significant economic and environmental...

Pumping water for irrigation is perhaps the biggest consumer of energy on a farm.

This has become a major concern for farmers affected by rapid increases in energy prices.

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In much of Europe, April 2020 is proving one of the driest in history. In Germany, wildfires are blazing, forests and farmlands are bone dry, and river depth in some areas is a half of what it shou...

The almond tree is a typically Mediterranean crop, presenting an adaptation plasticity to very different conditions. In this way, it can bear high summer temperatures and cold winter extremes, or s...

Pressure regulation can be a topic of dispute. Some industry experts and growers will tell you that it is the best way to save water and energy, while others will claim it is not necessary unless y...

Asparagus is, along with the strawberry, the vegetable whose campaign launch was concomitant with the development of the epidemic of Coronavirus Covid-19. Wherever it is cultivated in the world, it...

After having interviewed European manufacturers, distributors and installers of irrigation equipment, we were able to understand the impact Covid 19 is having on the irrigation industry in Europe. ...

Agricultural production and processing activities are not affected by the activity restrictions. It is therefore imperative to give ourselves the means to ensure sufficient agricultural production ...

The global spread of the coronavirus epidemic in February and March caused corn (maize) prices to fall and made them very volatile. Global stock market prices experienced difficulties from late Jan...

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