Postprint version. Published in Proceedings of the International Water Resources Engineering Conference: Memphis, TN, August 3, 1998.
The ASCE On-Farm Committee has recently completed a draft of a manual (Bliesner et al, 1998) on "Selection of Irrigation Methods for Agriculture." One of the chapters describes drip/micro irrigation methods. Numerous variations of drip/micro designs are discussed, along with advantages and disadvantages. This paper provides an overview of some aspects of that chapter.
Bioresource and Agricultural Engineering
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