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Performance of sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum L.) under surface drip, sub surface drip (Biwall) and furrow methods of irrigation

Ramesh, P.; Kailasam, C.; Srinivasan, T.R.

Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science 172(4): 237-241


ISSN/ISBN: 0931-2250
DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-037x.1994.tb00173.x
Accession: 002669481

Field experiments on sandy clay loam soil in 1989-93 at Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu compared sugarcane Co 6304 and Co 8021 productivity and water use efficiency under 3 irrigation methods. Drip irrigation required 44% less water than the conventional furrow irrigation.

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