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By Ajai Singh

Drip Irrigation approach is now a longtime approach to irrigation in water scarce parts however it is additionally gaining value in water considerable parts. during this expertise, the cropped box is irrigated within the shut neighborhood of root quarter of crop. It reduces water loss taking place via evaporation, conveyance and distribution. for this reason excessive water use potency will be accomplished.

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3. A drip irrigation system is installed in 1 ha area under citrus crop. 5 m apart. 32 kg/l is available for fertigation. Find the fertilizer injection rate to apply 40 kg/ha of elemental nitrogen. The irrigation and fertilizing time are 8 hrs and 4 hrs respectively. 42 kg/l Using Eq. 6. Sources of fertilizers Commercial P-fertilizers may also precipitate in the irrigation pipe networks and reacts with ions present in the irrigation water such as Ca or Mg. Therefore, when choosing the P fertilizer for fertigation, besides solubility, we must take care to avoid P-Ca and P-Mg precipitation in the irrigation lines and emitters.

Normally, the discharge through the screens is less than 135 lps per square meter of screen openings. A standard 200 mesh stainless steel screen has only 58% open area and equivalent nylon mesh with same size opening has only 24% open area. In screen filter, the mesh size and the total open area determine the efficiency and operational limits. 2: Specifications of filter screens. Mesh No. 40 50 80 100 120 155 200 Hole size, micron Wire thickness, micron 420 300 177 149 125 100 74 250 188 119 102 86 66 53 Therefore, it is important to consider the percentage of open area when sizing a filter for a given system discharge.

Therefore, a quantitative representation of the flow processes by means of a simulation model could be beneficial in studying the effects of emitter discharge on the water regime of drip irrigated crops. Many attempts have been made to determine water movement and wetting pattern under drip emitters using mathematical and numerical models. The Richards equation, formulated by Lorenzo A. Richards in 1931, describes the movement of water in unsaturated soils. It is a non-linear partial differential equation, which is often difficult to approximate.

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