Disseminating the bed-and-furrow irrigation method for cotton cultivation in Bahadurwah minor
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Published by International Water Management Insititute, On Farm Water Management in Lahore .
Written in English


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Other titlesManaging irrigation for environmentally sustainable agriculture in Pakistan, Research support for Fordwah Eastern Sadiqia [South] irrigation and drainage project
StatementJeroen Alberts, Ineka M. Kalwij
SeriesReport -- no. R-82
ContributionsKalwij, Ineke Margôt, International Water Management Institute
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 86 p. ;
Number of Pages86
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25088130M
LC Control Number2011327211

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Disseminating the bed-and-furrow irrigation method for cotton cultivation in Bahadarwah Minor. Lahore, Pakistan: IWMI. Disseminating the bed-and-furrow irrigation method for cotton cultivation in the HakraR Distributary in collaboration with the Water Users Federation. Lahore, Pakistan: Bahadurwah Minor. Lahore, Pakistan: IIMI. cotton under furrow irrigation. The objectives of this study are to compare cotton yield and quality for spray, LEPA, and SDI under full and deficit irrigation in the Texas Panhandle, which has a marginal climate for cotton production. This paper presents the results of . Disseminating the bed-and-furrow irrigation method for cotton cultivation in the HakraR Distributary in collaboration with the Water Users Federation Article Full-text available. The irrigation methods were tested using a split-split-plot design which included two irrigation amounts and two or three cultivars each year. The advantage of one method over the other varied from year to year. The furrow irrigation treatments yielded significantly more than drip irrigation .

productivity and save the irrigation water. There are evidences for the greater adoption of this practice in the last decade in other parts of the world like high-yielding,irrigated, wheat-growing area of north-western Mexico (Connor et al., ; and Sayre and Moreno Ramos, ) where bed planting rose from 6% of farmers surveyed in to.   Cotton Cultivation- Irrigation Schedule. in Agriculture News Fields should be irrigated according to the soil fertility, method of sowing, stage of crop and water requirements of the crop. The signs of water deficiency are first visible on the upper bank of the field, which include bluish appearance of leaves, the inter-node. Irrigation delivery methods continue to be refined to make sure producers get the “most crop per drop.” Within the last few years, new technology has also become available that allows individual sections of an irrigated field to be turned on or off. Furrow irrigation is suitable for a wide range of soil types, crops and land slopes, as indicated below. Under which circumstances to choose furrow irrigation is further discussed in Chapter 7. Suitable crops. Furrow irrigation is suitable for many crops, especially row crops.

Climate: In humid areas, the water requirement is normally lower than more arid regions due to reduced vapor pressure gradient, or driving force, for factors, such as temperature, sunshine and wind influence evapotranspiration. With an SDI system, evaporation from irrigation is reduced to a negligible amount in most cases, since the soil surface is not normally wetted. Alberts, J.; Kalwij, I. M. Disseminating the bed-and-furrow irrigation method for cotton cultivation in Bahadarwah Minor. Lahore, Pakistan: International Water Management Institute (IWMI). Pakistan National Program xii, 86p. For some crops, irrigation is used for frost protection during winter growing seasons. For strawberry production, sprinkler irrigation is primarily used with application rates of about inches per hour during freeze events. Water freezes at 32ºF, while most plant tissues freeze at lower temperatures. Overhead freeze protection is efficient for. • Method of cultivation. Surface irrigation methods. Oldest ( years back) and most common method. 90% of world’s total irrigated area is under this method. In USA also, 66% is by surface irrigation. This method is most suitable for low to moderate infiltration rates and leveled lands and having.