sprinkler irrigation

sprinkler irrigation

[¦spriŋ·klər ‚ir·i′gā·shən]
(agriculture)
A method of providing water to plants by pipelines which carry water under pressure from a pump or elevated source to lines, with sprinkler heads spaced at appropriate intervals.
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Tariq while his briefing, also informed that Government of Punjab has started to promote drip and sprinkler irrigation technology in this region and due to this irrigation technology 3,233 acre land become cultivatable and besides various other projects are ongoing under Khadim-e-Punjab Kissan Package that will benefit farmers of this region.
The government will provide 80 per cent subsidy on installation of solar system, and 50 per cent subsidy on installation of tunnels and 60 per cent subsidy on sprinkler irrigation in the province,
Key Trends: * Enhancement of the drip irrigation systems through chemigation and fertigation * Development of mobile micro sprinkler irrigation systems * Focus on large untapped markets such as China and India * Providing automated irrigation systems in order to make them less labor intensive
For sprinkler irrigation, if pressures exceed the manufacturers recommended levels, the sprinklers will mist; in a windy environment, water will be squandered.
Lower-volume water sources can be used because it may require less than half of the water needed for sprinkler irrigation.
Sprinkler irrigation systems have been widely employed due to the operational simplicity that this irrigation method offers.
COLLINGWOOD Bowling Club in North Shields is celebrating the news that it has received a PS14,318 funding boost from SITA Trust for the installation of an automatic sprinkler irrigation system.
Majlis Deputy Gholam-Reza Tajgardoun said the government is about to allocate some 10 trillion rials ($290 million) to develop drip and sprinkler irrigation systems across the country.
Punjab government is planning to irrigate 4400 acres by Drip and Sprinkler Irrigation System (DSIS) in Multan region during 2014- 15.
The uniformity of water application in a sprinkler irrigation system is an important aspect of the system performance [28].