Preplanting Irrigation

Preplanting Irrigation

 

irrigating a field before planting to moisten the top layer of the soil in order to obtain uniform growth of sprouts and better development of plants during the initial period of growth.

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In a study using four irrigation levels based on the Fort Collins crop-growth-stage method, the scientists found that with limited irrigation, it was best to skip the traditional preplanting irrigation for wheat.