Centre pivot and lateral move machines

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Foley, Joseph P.. 2008. "Centre pivot and lateral move machines." Smith, Peter and Madden, Elizabeth (ed.) WATERpak: a guide for irrigation management in cotton. Narrabri, Australia. Cotton Research and Development Corporation. pp. 195-220
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Centre pivot and lateral move machines

Book Chapter CategoryEdited book (chapter)
Book TitleWATERpak: a guide for irrigation management in cotton
Authors
AuthorFoley, Joseph P.
EditorsSmith, Peter and Madden, Elizabeth
Edition2nd edition
Page Range195-220
Number of Pages26
Year2008
PublisherCotton Research and Development Corporation
Place of PublicationNarrabri, Australia
ISBN1921025166
Web Address (URL)http://www.cottoncrc.org.au/files/5e7f4e7a-f3d6-4b27-a632-992a010521cc/WP4_6.pdf
Abstract

An history of Centre Pivots and Lateral Moves and their use in Australia is followed by a range of an equipment overview, a section on measuring the performance of these machines, a section on their system capacity, practical management tips and 29 references.

Keywordsirrigation effectiveness; cotton; water conservation; soil moisture
ANZSRC Field of Research 2020300201. Agricultural hydrology
409901. Agricultural engineering
400513. Water resources engineering
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This work is copyright. Apart from any use permitted under the Copyright Act 1968, no part may be reproduced by any process without the written permission of the Cotton Research and Development Corporation.

Byline AffiliationsDepartment of Agricultural, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Journal TitleWATERpak
Institution of OriginUniversity of Southern Queensland
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