Sustainable Micro Irrigation Management for Trees and Vines: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Sustainable Micro Irrigation Management for Trees and Vines

1st Edition

Edited by Megh R. Goyal

Apple Academic Press

354 pages | 39 B/W Illus.

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Description

This valuable book, the third volume in the Research Advances in Sustainable Micro Irrigation series, focuses on sustainable micro irrigation management for trees and vines. It covers the principles as well as recent advances and applications of micro irrigation techniques. Specialists throughout the world share their expertise on:

• Automation of micro irrigation systems

• Service and maintenance of micro irrigation systems

• Evaluation of micro irrigation systems

• Scheduling of irrigation

• Using municipal wastewater for micro irrigation

• Micro-jet irrigation and other systems

• The effect of potassium, acid lime, and other elements

Table of Contents

Foreword by Miguel Muñoz Muñoz

Foreword by Gajendra Singh

Foreword by R. K. Sivanappan

Foreword by Marvin J. Jensen

Preface

Part I: Principles of Sustainable Micro Irrigation for Trees and Vines

Principles of Automation; Megh R. Goyal

Principles of Service and Maintenance; Megh R. Goyal

Evaluation of the Uniformity Coefficients; Vincent F. Bralts

Sustainable Water Management in Citrus: India; P. S. Shirgure and A. K. Srivastava

Advances in Sustainable Irrigation and Fertigation Management: Citrus;P. S. Shirgure

Sustainable Micro Irrigation Potential in Fruit Crops: India; R. K. Sivanappan

Quality of Municipal Wastewater for Sustainable Micro Irrigation; Vinod Kumar Tripathi, T. B. S. Rajput, and Neelam Patel, and Lata

Evaluation of Sustainable Micro Irrigation with Municipal Wastewater; Vinod Kumar Tripathi, T. B. S. Rajput, Neelam Patel, and Lata

Part II: Research Advances and Applications

Effects of Sustainable Irrigation Methods on Fruit Performance of Acid Lime; P. S. Shirgure, A. K. Srivastava, and Shyam Singh

Performance of Citrus reticulate cv. Blanco with Sustainable Micro-Jet Irrigation; Parameshwar S. Shirgure and Anoop K. Srivastava

Sustainable Micro Irrigation Scheduling in Nagpur Mandarin; P. S. Shirgure

Performance of Nagpur Mandarin with Sustainable Practices; P. S. Shirgure

Sustainable Potassium Fertigation in Nagpur Mandarin; P. S. Shirgure and A. K. Srivastava

Sensor Based Sustainable Irrigation Scheduling in Blueberries; B. Keith Bellingham

Bibliography

Appendixes

Index

About the Series

Research Advances in Sustainable Micro Irrigation

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
NAT010000
NATURE / Ecology
SCI011000
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Botany
TEC003000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Agriculture / General
TEC010030
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Environmental / Water Supply