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Innovations in Micro Irrigation Technology

ISBN 9781774635643
Published March 31, 2021 by Apple Academic Press
410 Pages 89 B/W Illustrations

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Book Description

The tenth and final volume in the series Research Advances in Sustainable Micro Irrigation, this valuable book focuses on new and recent innovations in technology, methods, and applications for micro irrigation. The book covers a wide variety of topics, including successes in micro irrigation in India, how new methods have helped the local economies in several areas, ways to enhance crop yield through new building programs, and new technology and systems. It looks at different aspects of these new innovations in micro irrigation, including economic impact, evaluation methods, bubbler systems, success with particular crops, scheduling, and more.

Table of Contents


Foreword 1 by Gajendra Singh

Foreword 2 by V. M. Mayande

Foreword 3 by B. J. Pandian

Foreword 4 by M. E. Jensen

Micro Irrigation Technology in India: A Success Story; R. K. Sivanappan

Spread and Economics of Micro Irrigation in India: Evidences from Nine States; K. Palanisami, Kadiri Mohan, K. R. Kakumanu, and S. Raman

Enhancing the Crop Yield Through Capacity Building Programs: Application of Double Difference Method for Evaluation of Drip Capacity Building Program in Tamil Nadu State, India; Kuppannan Palanisami, Rama Rao Ranganathan, Devarajulu Suresh Kumar, and Ravinder Paul Singh Malik

Up-Scaling Model for Micro Irrigation in Tamil Nadu, India; K. Palanisami

Design of Low-Head Bubbler Irrigation System; Ahmed Abdel-Kareem Hashem Abdel-Naby

Fertigation Technology for Drip Irrigated Garlic under Arid Regions; Sabreen Kh. A. Pibard

Performance of Drip Irrigated Soybean under Mulching: Egypt; A. Ramadan Eid, B. A. Bakry, and M. H. Taha

Smart Irrigation Scheduling of Drip Irrigated Tomato: Saudi Arabia; Fawzi Said Mohammad, Hussein Mohammed Al-Ghobari, and Mohamed Said Abdalla El Marazky

Performance Evaluation of Drip Irrigation Systems in Arid Regions; H. M. Al-Ghobari and M. S. A. El Marazky

Enhancing Irrigation Efficiency in Saudi Arabia; Khodran H. Alzahrani, Siddig E. Muneer, Alla S. Taha, and Mirza B. Baig

Irrigation Scheduling Methods for Drip Irrigated Tomato: KSA; Mohamed Said Abdalla El Marazky


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