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Closed Circuit Trickle Irrigation Design

Theory and Applications

Megh R. Goyal (Redaktør) ; Hani A. A. Mansour (Redaktør)

Closed circuit trickle irrigation is a form of micro irrigation that increases energy and water efficiency by using closed circuit drip irrigation systems designs. Modifications are made to traditional micro irrigation methods to reduce some of the problems and constraints, such as low compressor water at the end of irrigation lines. Les mer
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Closed circuit trickle irrigation is a form of micro irrigation that increases energy and water efficiency by using closed circuit drip irrigation systems designs. Modifications are made to traditional micro irrigation methods to reduce some of the problems and constraints, such as low compressor water at the end of irrigation lines. This approach has proved successful for the irrigation of fruit trees and some vegetable and field crops. Closed circuits of drip irrigation systems require about half of the water needed by sprinkler or surface irrigation. Lower operating pressures and flow rates result in reduced energy costs, and a higher degree of water control is attainable as well. Plants can be supplied with more precise amounts of water, and disease and insect damage is reduced because plant foliage stays dry. Fertilizers can also be applied through this type of system, which can result in a reduction of fertilizer and fertilizer costs.







This new volume in the Research Advances in Sustainable Micro Irrigation book series presents a diverse collection of research on closed circuit irrigational technology and design and provides studies of its use on such crops as wheat, maize, yellow corn, soybeans, rice, and snap peas.







The book explores:



* Soil moisture and salinity distributions under modified sprinkler irrigation



* Performance of sprinkler irrigation



* Design considerations for closed circuit drip irrigation systems



* Performance of bubbler irrigation



* Energy and water savings of drip irrigation systems



* Automation of mini-sprinkler and drip irrigation systems



* Water and fertilizer use efficiencies for drip irrigated maize



* Evaluation of emitter clogging for drip irrigated systems







This book will be valuable for those interested in irrigation planning and management, namely, researchers, scientists, educators, upper-level students, agricultural extension services, and others.

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Preface

Forewords by Gajendra Singh, V. M. Mayande, B. J. Pandian, and M. E. Jensen

PART I: Irrigation Technology

Soil Moisture and Salinity Distributions under Modified Sprinkler Irrigation; M. E. El-Hagarey, H. M. Mehanna, and H. A. A. Mansour

Performance of Sprinkler Irrigated Wheat-Part I; M. Y. Tayel, H. A. A. Mansour, and S. Kh. Pibars

Performance of Sprinkler Irrigated Wheat-Part II; E. Eldardiry, F. Hellal, H. A. A. Mansour, and M. A. El-Hady

Part II: Closed Circuit Trickle Irrigation Design

Design Considerations for Closed Circuit Design of Drip Irrigation System; Hani A. A. Mansour

Performance of Maize under Bubbler Irrigation; M.Y. Tayel, H. A. A. Mansour, and S. Kh. Pibars

Energy and Water Savings in Drip Irrigation Systems ; H. A. A. Mansour, M. Y. Tayel, D. A. Lightfoot, and A. M. El-Gindy

Automation of Mini-Sprinkler and Drip Irrigation Systems; H. A. A. Mansour, H. M. Mehanna, M. E. El-Hagarey, and A. S. Hassan

PART III: Applications

Water and Fertilizer Use Efficiencies for Drip Irrigated Maize; H. A. A. Mansour, M. A. El-Hady, and C.S. Gyurciza

Performance of Drip Irrigated Yellow Corn: Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; H. A. A. Mansour and Y. El-Melhem

Water and Fertilizer Use Efficiencies for Drip Irrigated Corn: Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; H. A. A. Mansour and A. S. Aljughaiman

Performance of Drip Irrigated Soya Bean; M. Y. Tayel, H. A. A. Mansour, and S. Kh. Pibars

Drip Irrigation in Rice; R. K. Sivanappan

Evaluation of Emitter Clogging for Drip Irrigated Snap Beans; S. Kh. Pibars, H. A. A. Mansour, M. Abd El-Hady, and E. I. Eldardiry

Evaluation of Emitter Clogging; M. Y. Tayel, S. Kh. Pibars, and H. A. A. Mansour

15. Evapotranspiration for Cypress and Pine Forests: Florida, USA; David M. Sumner

Index