Methods and equipment for matching irrigation supply to demand in container–grown crops

This factsheet introduces the application of technology for irrigation scheduling in container-grown hardy nursery stock. It covers the principles of scheduling irrigation, determining the irrigation needs of crops and the equipment needed for controlling irrigation.

The information was updated in 2017.

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Download the Irrigation Calculator tool

For further information on precision scheduling of irrigation download the factsheet