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fertigation

[‚fər·tə′gā·shən]
(agriculture)
The practice of fertilizing plants via a drip irrigation system.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Braingrid's recently launched Data Intelligence Program collects cultivation data from cannabis growers and producers of other agricultural products to alter and optimize growth conditions including, but not limited to, the use of fertigation. The result is improved product consistency and significant savings.
Among their topics are water requirements of a drip-irrigated tomato inside a shade net house, subsurface drip fertigation to enhance yield and net income of sugarcane, fishpond wastewater as a potential irrigation source, the performance of chili (Capsicum annum L) under best management practices, and the effects of different color plastic mulches on the growth and yield of banana.
Pinol said the agency is set to commission a 10-hectare corn demonstration farm that uses fertigation and drip irrigation technology that uses SPIS in Dangcagan, Bukidnon, next month.
Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Pintildeol said a corn demonstration farm using SPIS and modern fertigation technology would be commissioned in Dangcagan in Bukidnon next month.
For agriculture, the company has also been researching on the fertigation culture of rockmelon, cucumber and hot chili in the past few years.
The historical data received from them are invaluable and one can watch the diurnal fluctuations at each sensor depth to track root activity, control fertigation movements through the soil profile and compare snapshots from previous vintages to current.
Therefore, the present study was carried out to compare [N.sub.2]O emission resulting from the application of N doses in sugarcane under subsurface drip fertigation with emissions from conventional fertilization (in the soil).
Not far from the structure one should have a water tank for irrigation and or fertigation purposes.
Attractions at the Royal Floria Putrajaya include the Designer Boutique Gardens, Fertigation Garden, Miniature Garden, bonsai and suiseki displays, Hipster Square and a garden inspired by the movies The Hobbit and Lord of The Rings, while the permanent features of the show - Fantasy Garden, English Garden and Malaysia-China Friendship Garden - were also on display.
FlyBird Farm Innovations produce affordable solutions to solve the key problems of irrigation and fertigation (applying fertilizers through the irrigation water supply).
Compared to conventional furrow irrigation, fertigation (the injection of fertilizer solution into the soil) effectively reduces surface runoff, evaporation between plants, and deep percolation [6].