Drainage reduction potential of furrow irrigation
AuthorBlaine R. Hanson
Author AffiliationsBlaine R. Hanson is Irrigation and Drainage Specialist, Department of Land, Air and Water Resources, University of California, Davis.
Hilgardia 43(1):6-8. DOI:10.3733/ca.v043n01p6. January 1989.
The most practical way to dispose of irrigation drainage water in the San Joaquin Valley is to reduce the volume of the water at its source through better irrigation management. Upgrading furrow irrigation systems and cutting run lengths in problem areas reduced drainage 60% to 80%.
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