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Conservation irrigation

Allan W. McCulloch

Conservation irrigation

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Published by Soil Conservation Service, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Irrigation efficiency -- West (U.S.),
  • Water conservation.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    Statement[by Allan W. McCulloch and Wayne D. Criddle].
    SeriesAgriculture information bulletin -- no. 8
    ContributionsCriddle, Wayne D., 1914-, United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination15 p. :
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22988154M

    Technical concepts related to conservation of irrigation and rainwater in agricultural systems A. J. Clemmens,1 R. G. Allen,2 and C. M. Burt3 Received 6 April ; revised 10 September ; accepted 19 October ; published 29 July [1] Forty percent . The Garland Science website is no longer available to access and you have been automatically redirected to INSTRUCTORS. All instructor resources (*see Exceptions) are now available on our Instructor instructor credentials will not grant access to the Hub, but existing and new users may request access student resources previously . Landscape Irrigation Conservation: Best Management Practices is a publication developed by the Landscape Industry Council of Hawaii (LICH) in partnership with the State of Hawaii Commission on Water Resources Management, the City & County of Honolulu, and the Honolulu Board of Water Supply (BWS).. This publication provides useful information and best management practices on installing and. Creation Information. Kohler, Karl O. September Context. This book is part of the collection entitled: Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project and one other and was provided by UNT Libraries Government Documents Department to UNT Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by .


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