CUT FLOWER

Free Irrigation and Drainage Guide released

5 March 2018

The guide contains information on water supply and storage, sampling and water analysis, and system design principles including growing media, delivery methods and pumping considerations.

Other topics include scheduling, automation, soil moisture monitoring, fertigation and drainage management to capture and reuse water as well as reduce erosion and run-off.

The publication also contains a collection of flower farm case studies and fact sheets to provide practical information and real-world examples from the association’s recent Rural Water Use Efficiency and Landcare Projects.
 
The free publication is available to download via the Flowers app on the Apple and Google Play stores (just search for ‘Flower Industry’).

Source: FAQI