Orchard sprinkler irrigation: Studies show supply of readily available soil moisture more important for fruit growth than type of irrigation
AuthorsA. H. Hendrickson
F. J. Veihmeyer
Authors AffiliationsA. H. Hendrickson is Lecturer in Pomology, University of California, Davis; F. J. Veihmeyer is Professor of Irrigation, University of California, Davis.
Hilgardia 7(4):3-12. DOI:10.3733/ca.v007n04p3. April 1953.
Sprinkler irrigation has many advantages in deciduous orchards, but also presents problems not found with surface irrigation.
Hendrickson A, Veihmeyer F. 1953. Orchard sprinkler irrigation: Studies show supply of readily available soil moisture more important for fruit growth than type of irrigation. Hilgardia 7(4):3-12. DOI:10.3733/ca.v007n04p3
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