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Irrigation in the United States

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Published by T. Y. Crowell in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Irrigation -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Frederick Haynes Newell
    SeriesLibrary of economics and politics, Library of economics and politics
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii-xix, 433 p.
    Number of Pages433
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24170294M
    OCLC/WorldCa1916999

    Irrigation Management in Developing Countries: Current Issues and Approaches Book Description. This interdisciplinary volume brings together current issues in and approaches to the development, utilization, and management of water resources in developing countries. The contributors, who have had extensive research and work experience in. The Irrigation Association is the leading membership organization for irrigation equipment and system manufacturers, dealers, distributors, designers, consultants, contractors and end users. The IA is dedicated to promoting efficient irrigation t.


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by Frederick Haynes Newell. Thanks for Sharing. You submitted the following rating and review. We'll publish them on our site once we've reviewed them. : Frederick Haynes Newell. The High Plains was one of the largest irrigated areas in the United States and represented 65 percent of all Texas irrigation.

The amount of irrigated cropland harvested increased from 10 percent in to about 25 percent during the mids, to 72 percent in In there were million acres in Texas under irrigation.

Irrigation is important for crop production in Idaho and the United States. According to the Agriculture Census, 13% of the total cropland in the United States is irrigated, but irrigated land produces almost 40% of the crop value.

The impact of irrigation is even greater in Idaho. Approximately 55% of the state's cropland is irrigated and. the "arid region of the United States.'' For the pur­ poses of this report the ''arid region'' has been held to include n11 sections of the United States where irrigation is generally practiced in the growing of farm crops.

As defined in this way, the "arid region" includes the western parts of. Irrigation was of great economic importance for many early states as it played a key role in the intensification of agricultural and the production of surplus.

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Creation Information. Stanley, William R. December Context. This book is part of the collection entitled: Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project and was provided by UNT Libraries Government Documents Department to UNT Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by.

Addeddate Bookplateleaf Foldoutcount 0 Identifier cu Identifier-ark ark://t7kp8jv2q Ocr ABBYY FineReader Pages:   Irrigation, by definition, is the application of water to dry land through means of pipes that assist in nurturing of the plant or plants.

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Created / Published New York: D. Appleton and company, Subject Headings. The Ogallala Aquifer (oh-guh-LAH-luh) is a shallow water table aquifer surrounded by sand, silt, clay, and gravel located beneath the Great Plains in the United States.

One of the world's largest aquifers, it underlies an area of approximatelysq mi (, km 2) in portions of eight states (South Dakota, Nebraska, Wyoming, Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, and Texas). (VINEH, October ) Part Irrigation National Engineering Handbook Chapter 7 Microirrigation United States Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service.

The Census of Agriculture is a complete count of U.S. farms and ranches and the people who operate them. Even small plots of land - whether rural or urban - growing fruit, vegetables or some food animals count if $1, or more of such products were raised and sold, or normally would have been sold, during the Census year.

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Efficient irrigation systems and water management practices can help maintain farm profitability in an era of increasingly limited and more costly water supplies.

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Committee on Irrigation and Reclamation, 42 books United States. Congress. House. Committee on Irrigation of Arid Lands, 28 books United States. Congress. House. Committee on Indian Affairs, 24 books United States. Congress. House. Committee on Public Lands, 17 books United States.

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irrigation is a top priority component of water managers in developing countries including India and China. Irrigation water-use data are used to manage finite ground-water supplies and often over-appropriated surface-water supplies.

For example, Congress mandated*1. a study of the High Plains aquifer in the central United States to determine if it is being depleted.

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