Practical irrigation flow measurement and control - an update
Previous discussions concerning practical technologies that can encourage farmers to adopt practices supporting sustainable irrigated agriculture are updated. Important among these are convenient water measurement and control techniques. These techniques need to be available not only to the farmers, but also to the delivery system operators that make the system responsive to the on-farm needs. Improved irrigation planning and management techniques depend heavily on accurately controlling and quantifying water deliveries. Automation places a further burden on reliable operation of primary water ...
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