Valley pivot irrigation systems

Valley pivot irrigation systems

PivotvsdripbrochIth a drip system you must periodically apply chemicals to dissolve mineral concentration that can plug emittersAnd you have to use herbicides to kill roots that could wrap themselves around water linesThe aboveground sprinklers on a pivot are visible at all times so plugging and leaking arent a problemDrip irrigation causes salt to accumulate at the dividing line between theirrigated zone and the nonirrigated zone in the soil so that the soilsalinized over timeEventually Source: Valley pivot irrigation systems

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