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Better Sprinkler on Small Research Plots

Kohl, R.A. and Pair, C.H. and Massee, T.W. (1969) Better Sprinkler on Small Research Plots. Agricultural Engineering. 50(2):87.

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BECAUSE of certain inherent advantages
in sprinkler irrigation, interest
in sprinkler irrigation research is increasing.
However, problems arise in sprinkling
small plots at low application rates. Because
a representative portion of the overlapping
sprinkler patterns must be used
for the sprinkled plots, large border areas
are needed with full-circle sprinklers.
Part-circle sprinklers reduce border areas,
but double or quadruple water application
rates when set on half- or quarter-circle,

Item Type: Article
NWISRL Publication Number: 0150
Subjects: Irrigation > Sprinkler irrigation
Mass Import - autoclassified (may be erroneous)
Depositing User: Dan Stieneke
Date Deposited: 20 Nov 2010 21:49
Last Modified: 07 Mar 2017 23:28
Item ID: 84