How much water flows into agricultural irrigation?

Findings will lead to better agriculture choices and water management decisions. Irrigation for agriculture is the largest use of fresh water around the globe, but precise […]

Modern Irrigation: More than Techniques

In the last decades, modern irrigation technology has introduced unprecedented concepts and techniques for its improvement and coping with unrelenting changes in the sector. But adapting […]

How to maximize rain water as irrigation in drought-stricken farms?

As California faces more frequent and severe droughts, agriculture, which relies on irrigation from surface water and groundwater, could become expensive and unsustainable. Researchers at the […]

Climate-smart practices to help farmers in Kenya cope with water scarcity

As Kenya experiences rain water scarcity, agricultural experts encourage farmers to adopt climate-smart practices to cope with unpredictable weather changes. Moreover, farmers immediately plant cover crops, […]

Wastewater from oil companies to convert into irrigation water

The Encore Green Environmental company aims to maximize the use oil-and-gas wastewater by irrigating arid lands in New Mexico. Produced water is a byproduct from oil […]

The shape of water: How agtech is making irrigation more efficient

New technologies are revolutionary but leave some small farmers hamstrung by the mismatch between the problems they face and the solutions being provided by the startup […]

California farmers racing to boost irrigation efficiency

Increased competition for limited water supplies and higher costs are forcing California farmers to use new technology to improve their irrigation systems and water management practices. […]

Irrigation-short Africa may get $9 billion boost to spur harvests

UKUNDA, Kenya – The power of irrigation is on full display in this corner of southeastern Kenya, where an 8,000-hectare sugarcane plantation glimmers in an otherwise […]

How much water flows into agricultural irrigation?

Findings will lead to better agriculture choices and water management decisions Irrigation for agriculture is the largest use of fresh water around the globe, but precise […]

Scientists study connection between Great Plains precipitation and agricultural irrigation

GRAINEX field campaign underway to determine link among agriculture, irrigation and cloud formation. Can crop irrigation affect the clouds that form high above farm fields? Indeed […]