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Too much of a good thing causes runoff problems

Kincaid, D.C. (1991) Too much of a good thing causes runoff problems. Potato Grower of Idaho Magazine. 20(2):11-12. Harris Publ. Company, Idaho Falls, ID.

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Center-pivot irrigation is used on
about 550,000 acres in Idaho, and
is growing in popularity because
of its ease of operation. The majority
of the 350,000 acres of Idaho potatoes
are irrigated by center-pivot. The
main problem with the use of pivots on
Idaho's silt-loam soils and variable
topography is their tendency to produce

Item Type: Article
NWISRL Publication Number: 0727
Subjects: Irrigation > Furrow irrigation > Runoff losses
Practical farm efficiency
Mass Import - autoclassified (may be erroneous)
Depositing User: Dan Stieneke
Date Deposited: 20 Nov 2010 21:53
Last Modified: 14 Dec 2016 16:49
Item ID: 546