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- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95
An introduction to runoff agriculture - a form of agricultural irrigation - this text describes how the use of surface and subsurface water, often overlooked and wasted, enables both small farmers and commercial agriculturists to improve yields and the security of harvest, even in harsh and remote environments. The text introduces the techniques and... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 71.95
The first practical yet in-depth exploration of how to reclaim the post-industrial landscape, this volume includes excellent case studies by practitioners and policy makers from around the US, giving first rate practical examples. The book addresses new thinking about landscape, which applies new techniques to the task of transforming outdated and... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 125.95
With the increased use of alternative irrigation water sources on turfgrass and landscape sites, their management is becoming more complex and whole ecosystems-oriented. Yet few turfgrass managers have received formal training in the intricacies of irrigation water. Turfgrass and Landscape Irrigation Water Quality: Assessment and Management provides... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 58.95
This topic is central to contemporary concerns for more sustainable agricultural development. This is a well-written and clear book, with excellent data, tables and illustrations, addressing issues of water use, climate change, poverty and small farmers. The authors are highly respected and complement each other's acknowledged international expertise.' Professor... more...
- Springer 2008; US$ 159.00
Discusses various components of the water balance of an irrigated area including: evapotranspiration, effective precipitation, and capillary rise from the groundwater table. This book combines the components into a water management strategy that balances evapotranspiration (and thus crop yield) with the groundwater balance of the irrigated area. more...
- University of Iowa Press 2013; US$ 20.00
Thirty-five years and many acres after planting his first patch of prairie flowers, Carl Kurtz is considered one of the deans of the great tallgrass prairie revival. The Prairie Enthusiast called the 2001 edition of his book a “readable and understandable introduction to prairie and the general steps in carrying out a reconstruction.”... more...
- Elsevier Science 2006; US$ 235.00
Microirrigation has become the fastest growing segment of the irrigation industry worldwide and has the potential to increase the quality of food supply through improved water fertilizer efficiency. This book is meant to update the text "Trickle Irrigation, Design, Operation and Management". This text offers the most current understanding of the management... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 210.00
This compilation provides guidelines that facilitate the successful planning and operation of water reuse projects. Offering the information, analysis, and proven experience for agricultural and landscape irrigation, it bridges the gap between fundamental science and relatively uncharted areas of economic, institutional, and liability issues. It delivers... more...
- Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95
Advances in Food-Producing Systems For Arid and Semiarid Lands Part B more...
- Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95
Advances in Food-Producing Systems For Arid and Semiarid Lands Part A more...