Basic Tips for Designing Efficient Irrigation Systems
a close up of water dripping from a pipe in an orchard
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Bayabil, Haimanote K., Kati W. Migliaccio, Michael D. Dukes, and Laura Vasquez. 2020. “Basic Tips for Designing Efficient Irrigation Systems: AE539, 02/2020”. EDIS 2020 (1).


As freshwater resources become increasingly scarce and droughts become more frequent, there is a need for efficient use of water resources. Designing efficient irrigation systems and equipment will not only save money but also conserve water. This 10-page fact sheet discusses factors to consider when designing irrigation systems. Written by Haimanote K. Bayabil, Kati W. Migliaccio, Michael Dukes, and Laura Vasquez, and published by the UF/IFAS Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, February 2020.
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