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4.1.4 - How should I manage a border-check irrigation system?

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The management of a border-check irrigation system is critical to get the maximum productivity from the pasture. There are several management issues that you need to be aware of: - What flow rates should I use? - When should I irrigate? - How much should I apply, or how long do I run water onto the bay for? - How should I manage the drainage reuse system? - How should I maintain my irrigation system?


Target 10 (external link) Irrigation and Drainage Reference Manual (Mulcahy and Schroen, 1993) (external link).

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