Irrigation

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Name: Irrigation
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 2 reports

Judges overturn rulings on Sacramento River contracts

AdvertisementA decision by a federal appeals court Wednesday could allow for changes in water deliveries to irrigation districts that hold senior rights to Sacramento River supplies.The unanimous opinion by an 11-judge panel of the U.S. 9th Circuit Court ... [Published Los Angeles Times - 3 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 2 reports

India: An apple a day bodes ill for food security in Kashmir

Source: AlertNetCountry: India Author: Athar Parvaiz SRINAGAR, India (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Food security in the Himalayan state of Jammu and Kashmir is being jeopardized as farmers switch from cultivating rice to apples and sell off land to ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 4 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

Agriculture faces danger as water scarcity looms large

FAISALABAD-Pakistan agriculture production may face severe setback in the years to come as the threat of water scarcity looms large, however, the promotion of cost-effective irrigation system and water storage capacity at the farm level could help fight ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - 5 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 2 reports

Progress needed on water sharing

Farmers in northern Bangladesh are struggling with water rationing and increased irrigation costs as a result of historically low inflows of river water, brought about by India holding back an unprecedentedly high amount of water on the Teesta basin.This ... [Published Dhaka Tribune - 11 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 5 reports

Survey shows propane irrigation engines reduce fuel costs

Propane-fueled irrigation engines can save growers on fuel costs.PERCFarmers who use propane-powered irrigation engines reduced their fuel costs by 56% in comparison with diesel-powered engines, according to a survey conducted by the Propane Education ... [Published Farm Industry News - 12 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

Irrigated Agriculture: Precious Habitat for the Long-Billed Curlew

Despite the recent rainfall, California is still in a drought (snowpack 32% of average), so not only are water supplies limited, but demand for water is increasing from a variety of uses. In a recent study published by Point Blue Conservation Science ... [Published Science Daily - 17 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 4 reports

Sector Update: Info Tech; Wi-LAN Acquires Irrigation Technology Patents, BlackBerry To Focus on Software and Services

BlackBerry (BB.TO): -0.9%CGI Group (GIB-A.TO): -0.3%OpenText (OTC.TO): +2.8%Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates (MDA.TO): -0.04%In corporate news, Wi-LAN announced that a subsidiary has entered into a partnership agreement with the inventors of patented ... [Published Nasdaq - 14 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 4 reports

Lok Sabha polls 2014: Narendra Modi vows to launch mega irrigation project for farmers

DHAR: Wooing farmers, BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi today said if elected, his government will launch a mega irrigation project.The project will be on the lines of 'Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojna' which was launched by the earlier Vajpayee ... [Published Economic Times - 18 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 2 reports

Kirloskar Brothers sets-up service irrigation systems in Egypt

Kirloskar Brothers, an engineering and infrastructure major, has set up a giant facility in the Egyptian capital Cairo to provide services like energy audits and systems analysis. The new setup will also provide pump testing, assembling and packaging ... [Published Indian-Commodity - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 2 reports

Construction begins on Dial Blythe irrigation in Tasmania

The much anticipated Dial Blythe irrigation scheme is finally under construction.$9 million in Federal funding through the Tasmanian Jobs and Growth Plan under the forest peace deal was approved about three weeks ago, so last week Tasmanian Irrigation ... [Published ABC Online - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

John Deere Landscapes acquires Eljay Irrigation

John Deere Landscapes Enterprise Services, a US-based distributor of landscaping products, has acquired Eljay Irrigation, Ltd., a Canada-based wholesaler distributor of irrigation and related landscape products. Deal ParticipantsDeal RationaleThe acquisition ... [Published Individual.com - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 3 reports

Ruataniwha decision 'puts water demands before nature' (Fuseworks)

Independent conservation organisation Forest & Bird says the Board of Inquiry that today granted consent for the Ruataniwha irrigation dam has failed to account for the overall environmental damage the project would cause, if it is built.The Board’s draft ... [Published Yahoo!Xtra - Apr 15 2014]

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..." Mr Dreverman said Lake Mulwala would be managed to meet immediate irrigation demand. "We expect levels at Lake Mulwala to remain high over the coming week, which will provide good opportunities for recreation over the Easter period."
"Currently the road networks around Brazil are congested and require immediate rebuilding, GRT’s"
"Accordingly, there is a need for a pivoting irrigation system having a structure that minimizes wear and tear between pivoting components by reducing friction and distributing cantilever force, thereby increasing a time span between maintenance operations."

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Zimbabwe: Vulnerable groups get irrigation life... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 2 hours ago]
Source: The ZimbabweanCountry: Zimbabwe by Pamenus Tuso When Portia Mucharemba and other ward 19 villagers in Shurugwi were relocated from their homesteads and farming plots in 2000 to pave the way for the Anglo-Platinum Unki Mine, their world seemed ...
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India: An apple a day bodes ill for food securi... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 4 hours ago]
Source: AlertNetCountry: India Author: Athar Parvaiz SRINAGAR, India (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Food security in the Himalayan state of Jammu and Kashmir is being jeopardized as farmers switch from cultivating rice to apples and sell off land to ...
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