A selection of articles related to irrigation.
Original articles from our library related to the Irrigation. See Table of Contents for further available material (downloadable resources) on Irrigation.
- In Praise of Pumpkins
- I have always had a fascination with pumpkins. As a child I enjoyed Christmas and Thanksgiving and all the other holidays we surround our year with, but Halloween was special. Halloween spoke of ghosts, ghouls, witches and all the primal fears that children...
Holidays >> Samhain
- (Sumerian) Patron and Lord of dikes, canals, and furrows; in effect, irrigation and sedentary farming in general. He is the eternal adversary to Dumuzi....
Deities & Heros >> Mesopotamian
- Conflated in many important ways to the Hellenic Poseidon, Neptune is nevertheless not a Sea God as such, but to the Roman mind came out of an agricultural background. He is watery in that he is a Patron of irrigation, and like Poseidon he is a Master of...
Deities & Heros >> Roman
- The earliest version of Neptune, this Aspect is the presiding God of Irrigation and canals....
Deities & Heros >> Roman
Irrigation is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Irrigation books and related discussion.
Suggested Pdf Resources
- Restoration Bulletin #6. Irrigation for Remote Sites. David A.
- Irrigation Water Salinity and Crop Production
- Irrigation water quality can have a profound impact on crop production. All irrigation dissolved salts vary depending on the source of the irrigation water.
- Colostomy Irrigation
- 2. The Phoenix. June 2007.
- Weather and Soil Moisture Based Landscape Irrigation Scheduling
- Weather Based Irrigation Control System Principles ............................................. 5 Irrigation Schedules and Run Time Calculation and Adjustment ....................
Suggested News Resources
- Oregon Environmental Quality Commission approves graywater reuse in 2012
- By The Oregonian View full sizeThe OregonianNew rules from the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality will permit reuse of graywater for irrigation.
- Uganda: Government to Extend Irrigation to Mt. Elgon Region
- President Museveni has promised farmers on the slopes of Mt. Elgon in Bulambuli District extension of irrigation schemes to boost food production.
- Irrigation's impacts on global carbon uptake
- by Jill Sakai Globally, irrigation increases agricultural productivity by an amount roughly equivalent to the entire agricultural output of the US, according to a new University of Wisconsin-Madison study.
- Irrigation impact on global carbon uptake quantified
- And since irrigation increases agricultural productivity, it seems logical that it has an effect on global carbon uptake.
- NRCS to move flood-endangered home, help repair irrigation canal
- Members of a group touring flood damage with the US Department of Agriculture's Natural Resources Conservation Service look at the temporary repairs to the damaged irrigation canal in the Huntley Irrigation Project on Wednesday.
Suggested Web Resources
- Irrigation - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
- Irrigation may be defined as the science of artificial application of water to the land or soil.
- Irrigation Association - The recognized authority on irrigation.
- The Irrigation Association is the leading membership organization for irrigation companies and professionals.
- Irrigation Tutorials Homepage and Main Index
- Questions about Sprinkler and Drip Irrigation? Free tutorials, articles, FAQs, and reviews. You've found the web's mother lode of irrigation information!
- Drip Irrigation & Sprinkler Systems Supplies and Parts - Irrigation
- Drip Irrigation supplies sprinklers controllers & valves. Raindrip replacement parts. Wholesale prices Save up to 75%.
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