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*  Coachella Valley Water District
Agricultural irrigation drainage. Agricultural drainage is removed from farms through an underground tile drain system that ... Colorado River water is used primarily for agricultural irrigation. There are 76,350 acres (30,900 ha) of agricultural land ... Agricultural Irrigation. CVWD receives water from the Colorado River through the 123-mile (198 km) Coachella Branch of the All ... To better manage the groundwater basin (the only source of water that was then being used for agricultural irrigation) and ...
*  Cropping system
"Agricultural Irrigation Systems". www.vandenbussche.com. Retrieved 2016-11-29. "Planning an agricultural subsurface drainage ... Irrigation and fine-textured amendments can be used to increase soil moisture, whereas coarser-textured amendments and ... Another consideration is that many agricultural pests are species-specific, so having a given species present in a field only ... The term cropping system refers to the crops, crop sequences and management techniques used on a particular agricultural field ...
*  Drinking water supply and sanitation in the United States
... as well as agricultural irrigation. In some cases, such as in Irvine Ranch Water District in Orange County it is also used for ... For example, the arid West has some of the highest per capita domestic water use, largely because of landscape irrigation. Per ... Los Angeles County's sanitation districts have provided treated wastewater for landscape irrigation in parks and golf courses ... Its Board members "represent water utilities, environmental organizations, plumbing and appliance associations, irrigation ...
*  Plastro Irrigation Systems
"Deere buys Plastro to become third largest worldwide in agricultural irrigation". Thomson Financial News. 2008-06-05. Retrieved ... Plastro Irrigation Systems Ltd. is an Israeli manufacturer of irrigation products and a subsidiary of Deere & Company. The ... The company focuses on irrigation solutions within the dynamic irrigation market, on efficient use of water resources and ... Friedman, Yaron (July 14, 2004). "Recanati family invests NIS 6.4m in Plastro Irrigation". Israel Business Arena via Asia ...
*  Thiamethoxam
... and showing environmental persistence in agricultural irrigation channels and soil. However, not all earlier studies carried ... Thiamethoxam is approved for a wide range of agricultural, viticultural(vineyard), and horticultural uses. Thiamethoxam at ... "FAO Specifications and Evaluations for Agricultural Pesticides: Thiamethoxam" (PDF). 21 June 2000. Syngenta (2006). " ...
*  Clothianidin
... and showing environmental persistence in agricultural irrigation channels and soil. These reports prompted a formal peer review ... The chemical may be used to protect plants against a wide variety of agricultural pests in many countries, of which the ... "Multiple Routes of Pesticide Exposure for Honey Bees Living Near Agricultural Fields" PLoS ONE Andrea Tapparo; Daniele Marton; ... 200 years it degraded too rapidly in the environment and lacked the selectivity to be very useful in large-scale agricultural ...
*  Huasca de Ocampo
Water from this dam is used primarily for agricultural irrigation. The major fresh water spring is called Ojo de Agua, which is ...
*  Sarabanga River
The river fulfils demands for agricultural irrigation in Danishpet village. The river flows through Danishpet, Omalur, Thoppur, ...
*  Pangduo Hydro Power Station
The primary purposes are hydroelectric power generation and agricultural irrigation. Work started in 2008. The first turbine ... irrigation, flood prevention and water supply. Of these, power generation and irrigation are the main purposes. The dam is one ... It is planned to irrigate 435.2 square kilometres (168.0 sq mi) of agricultural land. The power station has total installed ...
*  Aqueduct (water supply)
... for domestic consumption or agricultural irrigation of crop land uses. Rills were traditionally used in Middle Eastern and ... The Falaj irrigation system at the Al Ain Oasis, in present-day Abu Dhabi Emirate, uses rills as part of its qanat water system ... Historically, agricultural societies have constructed aqueducts to irrigate crops and supply large cities with drinking water. ... Archimedes invented the water screw to raise water for use in irrigation of croplands. Another use for aqueducts is to supply ...
*  Neonicotinoid
Separate research showed environmental persistence in agricultural irrigation channels and soil. When neonicotinoids are ... Following a ban, the lowered production would induce more imports of agricultural commodities into the EU. Agricultural ... all agricultural areas and all golf courses. Agricultural businesses oppose Montreal's ban. CropLife Canada is a trade ... The report looked at the short- and medium-term impacts of a complete ban of all neonicotinoids on agricultural and total value ...
*  Hirakud Dam
Power generation along with agricultural irrigation started in 1956, achieving full potential in 1966. The Hirakud Dam is a ... With successful irrigation provided by the dam, Sambalpur is called the rice bowl of Odisha. The project provides 1,556 km2 ( ... The Central Waterways, Irrigation and Navigation Commission took up the work. On 15 Mar 1946, Sir Hawthrone Lewis, the Governor ... The state livestock breeding farm and agricultural farm are located here. Hirakud Dam has three canals, namely Bargarh Main ...
*  Disc filter
... s used in agricultural irrigation are covered by the ISO 9912-2 standard. The disc filter was originally developed ... "ISO 9912-2:2013 Agricultural irrigation equipment -- Filters for microirrigation -- Part 2: Strainer-type filters and disc ... This type of filter began to be used in Israel to filter irrigation water in the 1960s. Drip Irrigation of Processing Tomatoes ... "Irrigation Water Filtration & Filter Recommendations". Irrigation Tutorials. Retrieved 7 August 2017. Robert N. Carrow; Ronny R ...
*  Sonora
Most of these are having problems due to overpumping for agricultural irrigation. Sonora has 18,463 square kilometres (7,129 sq ... Irrigation is essential for reliable agriculture on the coastal lowlands of the state, and large scale irrigation ... Major agricultural reform was begun in the 1940s in the Mayo River area, when the delta was cleared of natural vegetation and ... The major agricultural regions include the Yaqui Valley, the Mayo Valley, the Guaymas Valley, the coast near Hermosillo, the ...
*  Turpan water system
The local geography makes karez wells practical for agricultural irrigation and other uses. Turpan is located in the second ... Turpan's irrigation system. This irrigation system of special connected wells has been claimed[by whom?]to originate in Iran (e ... threatening the agricultural productivity of the region. Qanat Taklamakan Desert Tarim Basin Cities along the Silk Road "Karez ...
*  Yulin, Shaanxi
The shrinking has been attributed to reservoir construction, mining, and agricultural irrigation. Lake Hongjiannao is an ...
*  Nayarit
The Santiago and its tributaries are of major importance for agricultural irrigation. The Ameca and the Las CaƱas lie on the ... Nayarit is predominantly an agricultural state, and produces a large variety of crops such as beans, sorghum, sugar cane, corn ... and much of the agricultural labor is performed by migrant laborers. There is some mining in Nayarit, but it is mostly of non- ...
*  Sun Pass State Forest
Once it leaves the forest, Sun Creek is tapped for agricultural irrigation; however, the Department of Forestry protects the ...
*  Jugaad
50,000 (about US$800). Jugaads are powered by diesel engines originally intended to power agricultural irrigation pumps. They ... Jugaad vehicle powered by an agricultural water pump engine Jugaad engine being hand-started Jugaad vehicle carrying passengers ...
*  Ogallala Aquifer
Since 1950, agricultural irrigation has reduced the saturated volume of the aquifer by an estimated 9%. Once depleted, the ... Large scale extraction for agricultural purposes started after World War II due partially to center pivot irrigation and to the ... In the United States, the biggest users of water from aquifers include agricultural irrigation and oil and coal extraction." ... Only after World War II, when center pivot irrigation became available, was the land mass of the High Plains aquifer system ...
*  Water supply and sanitation in the Palestinian territories
"Urban Wastewater Treatment and Reclamation for Agricultural Irrigation: The situation in Morocco and Palestine". The ... There are claims that Israel diverts part of its water for agricultural purposes within Israel prior to its arrival to Gaza. In ... All recycled water is used for irrigation in settlements in the Jordan Valley and northern Dead Sea area. As of 2007, the ... The authority shares responsibility for irrigation with the Ministry of Agriculture (MoA) and for environmental protection with ...
*  Pollution in China
Furthermore, there are over 20 waterways unsuitable for agricultural irrigation due to water pollution. In response, China has ...
*  Orland, California
The 1910 East Park Dam and other area dams still provide agricultural irrigation water. During World War II, Orland was ... In 1908 Orland was the namesake of one of the first irrigation projects of the newly formed United States Bureau of Reclamation ... Orland is a rural agricultural town that sits in the northern Sacramento Valley. Interstate 5 bisects the town. The Sacramento ...
*  Rattlesnake Hills
Roza Canal, used for agricultural irrigation, passes under the Rattlesnake Hills through a tunnel. Named high points of the ...
*  Lake Henshaw
It is owned by the Vista Irrigation District and used primarily for agricultural irrigation. The lake features excellent ...