This Excel spreadsheet allows the entry of data for preparing an irrigation system catch can assessment report. The user can enter details on operating pressure, wind speed, wind direction, catch can diameter and system information, and can obtain test results to help make decisions on irrigation system performance.
An efficient irrigation system is designed to deliver the appropriate volume of water evenly, to meet all plant needs and in the time available. The irrigation system should apply water evenly across the cropping area, apply the correct volume of water often enough to meet plant demands and apply the required water in the time…
Taking some time to plan the size and location of future growing areas, water storages, roadways and structures will save many dollars in capital and operational costs in the future.
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