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Irrigation

Irrigation:- a system of supplying (land) with water by means of artificial canals, ditches, etc, esp to promote the growth of food crops   ⇒ a sophisticated irrigation system Importance of irrigation:- Irrigation means the artificial way of watering the crops. Irrigation is very important for Pakistan.We have little rainfall therefore we get the help of irrigation in preparing our crops. The progress of our country depends upon the means of irrigation and their progress. All parts except northern...

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Irrigation and City

Mesopotamia Essay Public works in ancient Mesopotamia, such as ziggurats, city walls, irrigation systems, and warehouses were vital to the survival of the residents of the many prospering empires of the valley of Mesopotamia. Their importance lacks acknowledgement, as many believe that they were just a stepping stone in the rise of the empires, but in reality, they were a major part of the reason why these realms lasted so long. Ziggurats were the religious center of each city, providing structure...

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Irrigation System

A Study Comparing the Impacts of Surface Irrigation and Localized Irrigation (Drip Irrigation) Here in the Philippines basing on the studies conducted by adb.org, agriculture has been considered as the primary sector of the economy. It has contributed 19.1 % of the Gross Domestic Product and has provided employment for about 36.7% of the labor force. It is also a factor that primarily affects the economic well-being of the country like in determining the employment rate, total food supply available...

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Agriculture - Irrigation

scale. Major adoption of agricultural machinery in addition to irrigation equipment and tractor, was thresher for wheat crop Irrigation Irrigation may be defined as the science of artificial application of water to the land or soil. It is used to assist in the growing of agricultural crops, maintenance of landscapes, and re-vegetation of disturbed soils in dry areas and during periods of inadequate rainfall. Additionally, irrigation also has a few other uses in crop production, which include protecting...

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how irrigation impacted yuma

Kate Havins  P.d. 1  Wolthuis   How irrigation impacted Yuma County  You are probably wondering what  and where Yuma County is?  What does Yuma County  revolve  around?   What  do  you  see  almost  everyday  while driving around Yuma?  Yuma County   is  a  small  city  located  at  the  bottom  southwest  region  of  Arizona,  close  to  the  Mexico  border.  Yuma  County  revolves  mostly  around  crops,  dams,  canals  and  many  other  agricultural  related  sources.  All  of  those  resources ...

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Irrigation and Its Methods

Irrigation and it's Methods Irrigation may be defined as the science of artificial application of water to the land or soil. It is the replacement of rainfall with water from another source in order to grow crops. Several methods of irrigation are used today depending on the water availability and the type of crop to be irrigated. Some of these methods are: 1) Flood irrigation: In flood irrigation, a large amount of water is brought to the field and flows on the ground among the crops...

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Administration of Otic Medications and Ear Irrigation

College of Nursing NURSING SKILLS OUTPUT (NSO) Report No. 1 EAR DROPS INSTILLATION & EAR IRRIGATION I. DESCRIPTION: Ear drops instillation: Medication can be introduced into the ear to soften wax, relieve pain, or treat disease. The instillation of medication to the ear is a clean procedure, except when the tympanic membrane is not intact, in which case sterile technique is needed. Ear irrigation: Before an ear can be irrigated, it must be examined with an otoscope to check the tympanic...

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Auto Irrigation Using Sun Tracking and Crop Monitoring

SOLAR AUTO IRRIGATION USING SUN TRACKING TECHNIQUE INTRODUCTION: With the impending scarcity of nonrenewable resources, people consider to use alternate renewable sources of energy. From all available renewable resources, solar energy is the most abundant energy available and at the same time it can be easily converted into electrical energy. The solar energy refers primarily to the use of solar radiation for practical ends. Currently solar energy is very popular but a fixed solar panel cannot...

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IRRIGATION TECHNIQUES IN IRRIGATED AGRICULTURE REGION

_________________________________________________________________  Page 1 of 12    LOW EXPENDITURE AND LOW PRESSURE DRIP IRRIGATION TECHNIQUES IN IRRIGATED AGRICULTURE REGION  PROJECT  PROPOSAL  PROJECT PROPOSAL LOW EXPENDITURE AND LOW PRESSURE DRIP IRRIGATION TECHNIQUES IN IRRIGATED AGRICULTURE REGION INTRODUCTION Agricultural water administration can help to tumbling starvation and scarcity in the emergent world. It reimburses both rural and urban poor. But most developing...

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Questions on Biology

What is agriculture? Science that deals with the growth of plants and animals for human use is called agriculture. What are the practices of crop production? a. preparation of soil and sowing. b. adding manure and fertilizer. c. types of irrigation. d. protection from weeds. e. Harvesting. f. storage and marketing. How do you prepare soil for farming ? a. ploughing b. leveling and c. manuring What is ploughing? Ploughing is the process of loosening soil. Ploughing is important...

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